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Old 20th October 2017, 22:14   #466
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I need an International Driving Permit. I am travelling to UAE in December. I am currently working in Mumbai. Problem is my address is in Kerala(both passport and DL). Can I get the IDP issued from Mumbai RTO?
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As long as the address on the passport and DL is the same, there shouldn't be a problem getting the IDP.

My father has, on two occasions, got an IDP issued from HR26 while his passport/DL is MH12.

Getting this done through the Automobile Association will make it much, much simpler. (read: avoid a visit to the RTO)
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Is the IDP issued by WIAA Mumbai accepted in UAE for car rental? Plan to travel later this year or early next year so need some info on this. Has anyone gone through the same route? Would appreciate your inputs. Thanks!
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Is the IDP issued by WIAA Mumbai accepted in UAE for car rental? Plan to travel later this year or early next year so need some info on this. Has anyone gone through the same route? Would appreciate your inputs. Thanks!
I am also getting IDP for the purpose of renting a car in Dubai when I visit in December.

According to this link -> http://www.dubaifaqs.com/driving-lic...onal-dubai.php, one should be able to rent in UAE using IDP
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Yes.

As long as the address on the passport and DL is the same, there shouldn't be a problem getting the IDP.

My father has, on two occasions, got an IDP issued from HR26 while his passport/DL is MH12.

Getting this done through the Automobile Association will make it much, much simpler. (read: avoid a visit to the RTO)
Just got informed by agent that atleast the DL should have the local address. Now very confused.
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Not soo relevant, but still wanted to share here. Since I gave up my Indian license, I always had problems while visiting India, because I did not have a DL valid for India. So I got my IDL made today for my German driving license. Costs 16 and is valid for 3 years. Took less than 5 minutes at the local office in Stuttgart. German efficiency.

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