PSP- Parivahan Sewa Portal (परिवहन सेवा पोर्टल) is a great initiative of Ministry of Road Transport & Highways, Government of India. It is an official website of MoRTH has been facilitating computerization of over 1100 RTOs- Road Transport Offices (सड़क परिवहन कार्यालय) across the country. As we know that RTOs are responsible for the issue of Driving License, Registration Certificate (ड्राइविंग लाइसेंस, पंजीकरण प्रमाणपत्र) that are mandatory requirements and are valid across the country, subject to certain provisions and permissions (प्रावधान और अनुमतियां). The vision of Parivahan Sewa Portal is to improve quality of service delivery to the citizen and the quality of work environment of the RTOs. Also, this portal is to automate all vehicle Registration and Driving License related activities in Transport Authorities (परिवहन अधिकारियों) of country with introduction of “Smart Card” technology to handle issues like interstate transport vehicle movement and to create state and national level registers (राष्ट्रीय स्तर के रजिस्टरों) of Vehicle/DL Information. ~@~Procedure to Apply for Driving License & Vehicle Registration Certificate through Parivahan Sewa Portal (VAHAN/SARATHI)~@~As we told in above that Parivahan Sewa Portal is an initiative of Ministry of Road Transport & Highways, Govt of India (सड़क परिवहन और राजमार्ग मंत्रालय, भारत सरकार). The objective of this portal is to provide following services to the citizens of India.It provides better services to Transport Department (परिवहन विभाग) as well as citizenInstant access to Vehicle/DL Information to other Govt DeptThe portal also improved image of Government & Department (सरकारी विभाग)Apart from that, to provide quick implementation of government policies time to timeThe Parivahan Sewa Portal (URL: - www.parivahan.gov.in) provides numerous of online services to the Indian citizens such as Vehicle/DL related services, Check Post Tax, Fancy Number Booking, Know Your License/Vehicle Details etc. The user can also obtain various of Application Form related to DL/Vehicle Registration from this portal. The Ministry and NIC- National Informatics Centre (राष्ट्रीय सूचना विज्ञान केन्द्र) with the task of standardizing & deploying two software- VAHAN (वाहन) for Vehicle Registration and SARATHI (सारथी) for Driving Licenses and of compiling the data with respect to Vehicle Registration and Driving Licenses of all states in State Register and National Register. The applications VAHAN & SARATHI were conceptualized to capture the functionalities as mandated by "Central Motor Vehicle Act" (केंद्रीय मोटर वाहन अधिनियम), 1988 as well as State Motor Vehicle Rules with customization in the core product to suit the requirements of 36 States and UTs. ~@~How to Apply for DL & Vehicle Registration Certificate through Parivahan Sewa Portal?~@~Every citizen of India is eligible to apply for Driving License after completed of 18 years of age. No person shall drive a motor vehicle (मोटर गाड़ी) in any public place unless he holds an effective DL issued to him by the Licensing Authority, authorising him to drive the motor vehicle. The Joint Commissioner/Deputy Commissioner (संयुक्त आयुक्त/उपायुक्त) and the RTOs- Regional Transport Officers are the licensing authorities. To apply for Driving License through Parivahan Sewa Portal, the applicant will have to visit the official website of Parivahan Sewa, Ministry of Road Transport & Highways (परिवहन सेवा, सड़क परिवहन और राजमार्ग मंत्रालय), GOI. The link is mentioned below. After accessing the above web portal, the user can avail numerous of online services related to Vehicle Registration/Driving License. For applying for Vehicle Registration/DL through Parivahan Portal, the applicant first need to register themselves into the portal. Then after, do the given below steps to complete the process. ~$>Vehicle Registration (वाहन पंजीकरण)- For vehicle registration related services, the applicant will have to click the appropriate option on the Parivahan Sewa Portal. Here enter “Vehicle RC Number” to avail numerous of Vahan Citizen Services (वाहन नागरिक सेवा). The applicant can also book online permit, pay online road tax, pay road tax in other states, RTO Tax Refund/Transfer Possible. To know your 'RC Status', please click on the given below link and enter Registration No, Mobile No, Verification Code (सत्यापन कोड) in the appropriate box. Then click on the ‘Generate OTP’ button as per given demo screenshot image. ~$>Driving License (ड्राइविंग लाइसेंस): - The Ministry of Road Transport & Highways has been facilitating computerization of more than 100 Road Transport Offices (सड़क परिवहन कार्यालय) across the country. RTOs issue RC- Registration Certificate & DL- Driving License that is valid across the country. It was necessary to define same standards for these documents on a pan-India level to ensure interoperability and correctness and timely availability of information (समय पर जानकारी की उपलब्धता). The VAHAN & SARATHI are conceptualized to capture the functionalities as mandated by "Central Motor Vehicle Act, 1988" as well as State motor vehicle rules (राज्य मोटर वाहन नियम) with customization in the core product to suit the requirements of 36 States. To apply for Driving License through Parivahan Sewa Portal, kindly click the given below link and enter the “Apply Online” option in the DL section. After clicking, a drop-down menu will appear, here select the appropriate option (उपयुक्त विकल्प) as per your requirement (i.e. New Learner’s License, New Driving Licence, Renew LLR, Application Status etc). Applicants are advised to read the given instructions carefully in the page before online application.Fill Applicant Details (आवेदक विवरण भरें)Upload Documents (दस्तावेज़ अपलोड करें)Upload Photo and Signature if required (Applicable for only some states)DL Test Slot Booking (डीएल टेस्ट स्लॉट बुकिंग)Payment of Fee (शुल्क का भुगतान) ~$>Contact Details of Parivahan Sewa Portal, Ministry of Road Transport & Highways, Govt of India- (A) Parivahan Sewa Portal (परिवहन सेवा पोर्टल)Office Address: - PMU Transport 2nd Floor, National Informatics Center, A-Block CGO Complex, Lodhi Road, New Delhi (110-003)Phone Number: - (011) 4987-8310Official Email Id: - firstname.lastname@example.orgFor any technical problems related to Vehicle Registration, Fitness, Tax, Permit, Fancy, Dealer etc, please contact the above-mentioned helpline number on any working days between 06:00 AM to 10:00 PM. (B) Sarathi, National Transport Project (सराथी, राष्ट्रीय परिवहन परियोजना)Phone Number: - (040) 2349-4777Official Email Id: - email@example.comFor any technical help, please call the above-mentioned number on any working days (Timing- 10:00 AM to 05:30 PM) Users, here we provided to you all the information related to Parivahan Sewa Portal- Vehicle Registration Related Services & Driving License Related Services (परिवहन सेवा पोर्टल- वाहन पंजीकरण संबंधित सेवाएं और ड्राइविंग लाइसेंस संबंधित सेवाएं). If you have any query regarding this article then comment below or leave it at “Click to Ask Question” section. Thanks for visiting Indian Readers Portal (India’s Largest Online Discussion Forum), stay tuned for more updates.