Technicians can now apply for driving licence in Qatar

  • 2 years   ago
Technicians can now apply for driving licence in Qatar

The General Directorate of Traffic has declared that the calling profession of a technician qualified to apply for Qatar Driving licence. 

"We have declared that profession of technician is eligible and permitted to apply for a driving licence yet the new unwinding is just for this profession explicit," a senior authority from the General Directorate of Traffic disclosed to The Peninsula when gotten some information about the new unwinding in rules. 

The driving schools said that they had been educated about it yet not got any official letter. Mohamed Al Zain Ibrahim, Executive Manager, Gulf Driving School, stated: "This news was available for use throughout the previous couple of days and it is correct. But, the school has yet not gotten any official letter in such manner from the General Directorate of Traffic. The presence of a police segment at each driving school might be the resaon behind non sending of an official letter."


"As of not long ago, our school has gotten one candidate from a similar calling and we have enabled him to apply," he included. 

Another driving school executive said that the school had gotten data from the General Directorate of Traffic that the calling of expert was presently qualified to apply for driving school. Toward the finish of 2017, some activity classes had been pronounced ineligible for light-vehicle licenses. This was done as a major aspect of a national technique to address traffic blockage. 

General Directorate of Traffic had said that the restriction on some activity classifications to get permit was a transitory measure and would be lifted once foundation ventures were finished. 

Significant General Muhammad Saad Al Kharji, Director of the General Directorate of Traffic, in a prior meeting said that once the development of streets are finished, the prohibited callings will be permitted to apply for driving licenses. The activity classes that are as yet banned from verifying a driving permit incorporate food merchant, paper seller, stylist, hireling, cosmetologist, security protect, watchman, shepherd, butcher, tailor, goldsmith, horticultural laborer, design professional, mining specialist, beautician and technician and so forth.