How To Apply for License Certification in LTO

This guide is for individuals who wish to get a Driver’s License Certificate for local or overseas employment and VISA application purposes.

You can submit an Application for License Certification at the LTO Central Office Licensing Section and at any LTO Licensing Center or District Office that processes Driver’s License transactions.

1. Requirements

If requested by an individual:

  • Current or expired driver’s license (photocopy)
  • Fully accomplished Request Slip (should state the purpose)
  • Notarized Affidavit of Loss OR;
  • Letter Request for Verification of License Data (should state the purpose)

If requested by a government agency:

  • Current or expired driver’s license (photocopy)
  • Letter of Request from the government agency

If requested for employment abroad purposes:

2. Step-by-step Guide

  1. At the LTO Office, head to the Customer Service Counter and submit all the documentary requirements. They’ll be checked for completeness and authenticity.
  2. Get and accomplish a monitoring slip.
  3. Get a queue number and wait for your turn.
  4. Head to the cashier and once your number gets called, pay all the necessary fees and get your Official Receipt.
  5. Head to the Releasing Counter and present the Official Receipt. After claiming your License Certification, you’ll be asked to write your name and affix your signature in the Release Form.

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