How to Apply for Lagos State Drivers Licence in Nigeria

The application form for the Lagos State Drivers Licence is now online and officially out. This licence is compulsory for all drivers in Lagos state (commercial or private) as stipulated by The Lagos State Driver’s Institute (LASDRI) law. This article will give a step by step process on how to apply and obtain the Lagos State Drivers Licence application form easily online and would also provide the address and official website for The Lagos State Driver’s Institute (LASDRI) office in Lagos.


How to Apply/Obtain the Lagos State Drivers Licence in Nigeria

To apply and obtain the drivers license in Nigeria, you would need to do the following

  • Download the Lagos State Drivers Licence Application Form from the Lagos State Drivers Institute official website at There is no cost attached in obtaining the form online as it is free and easy to fill up. There are 2 different forms. You can download the two different forms here: Driver’s Licence Application Form and Driving School Application Form.
  • If you want to only acquire the Lagos driver’s licence, you download the Driver Application Form which would require your passport photograph but if you want to legally establish a driving school in Lagos, you should download the Driving School Application Form.
  •  Fill the downloaded copy of the Lagos State Drivers Licence Application Form carefully, providing all necessary details as specified in the one page form.
  • After filling the form, you can then go to the LASDRI office in Lagos and submit.

Address/Contact Details for Lagos State Driver’s Institute (LASDRI) Office in Lagos

To contact the Lagos State Drivers’ Institute, visit their head office at this address below:

Lagos State Drivers’ Institute Headoffice
Oshodi Lagos State.
Tel.: 12345678901, 098766655666, 081 911 43538
Fax: 00909099

Please note that the Lagos state government through the traffic enforcement law agents will fine any driver operating within its roads without the LASDRI Licence


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Jide Adeyoye Franklin

Jide is a prolific writer, researcher and a certified author on Nigerian Infopedia. He is a very experienced tech personality with knowledge in SEO and current trends online.


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  1. Ezekiel

    please sir, can someone else apply for me, in my absent? and how much is the cost for the LASDRI.

  2. Afolabi bashiru

    Why can’t the duration of the license be extended to period of 3years.

    1. It is the fault of the government

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