Even though you might have passed your license examination, getting your printed driving license in Nepal takes a while.
To make it a little more convenient for citizens, DOTM accepts online driving license registration form and has a print status checker to know whether your smart license is printed or not.
You can check your card’s status from the official website of the Department of Transport Management, dotm.gov.np.
Smart Driving License Print Check Status Online
You can check your driving license print status online for New License, License Renewal, and Add Category.
Follow the steps listed below:
- Visit dotm.gov.np
- Click on Smart Card Driving License Print Status
- Enter your Name and License Number
- Click on Check Status and Confirm
This is all you need to do to know if your license is printed or not.
Step By Step Guide: Online Driving Licence Print Check
To verify your Driving License has been printed, follow the steps below.
1. Visit DOTM’s official website
Go to your browser and type dotm.gov.np and then click on Smart Card Driving License Print Status. This will redirect you to a new page.
2. Enter your Name and License Number
Enter your name as in your license and your license number. You can find your license number in Pink Receipt you received after paying fees or taxes.
3. Click on Check Status and Confirm
After entering all your details, you need to click on Check Status, and you might see more than one result sometimes.
This happens mainly due to a similar name or not entering your license number.
If you see your Name and the submission date and address, you can visit the transport office to collect your driving license.
How can I check my license print online?
License Print can be checked online by visiting https://dotm.gov.np/DrivingLicense/SearchLicense. All you need to do is enter your Full Name and License Number.
How can I check my License Print Status by SMS in Nepal?
As of 2023, it is no longer possible to check the printing status of your license through SMS, as this service has been discontinued.
But you will get an SMS from DOTM when your license is printed.