Useful links

Getting Started.

Apply online for a first provisional driving licence

You can apply up to 3 months before your 17th Birthday

Book your theory test online

The Highway code

Know your traffic signs

Check current theory and practical test fees

Take an official practice theory driving test

Check, change or cancel your theory test online

The DSA video “Are you ready for the theory test”

Book your practical test online

Check, change or cancel your practical driving test online

*If you wish to cancel a test if you’re not going to be ready / available you must carry out at least 3 working days in advance or you will lose the test fee.

If you want to check for cancellations to bring test closer you should confirm with your Instructor to see if their available to take you.

The DSA video which includes independent driving

Independend driving and dyslexia


Pass Plus scheme for car drivers

Aimed at new drivers to help become better drivers. Gain experience in more challenging driving conditions than what would have been carried out during standard driving lessons, including on Motorways where provisional holders are not allowed. Consider this when you’ve passed as you can often get a big discount on your car insurance. No test is needed and you may be able to do the course with your driving instructor.

Information for Foreign nationals driving in the UK

Tips for cheaper car insurance for young drivers

Only Young Drivers provides cheap car insurance for young drivers by using a unique over the phone risk assessment application and Only Young Drivers gives young motorists a quote based on their own merits. Young Drivers Insurance

Road Safety Website

Are you an instructor?

The Learners Guide helps anyone looking to drive find fully qualified driving instructors...
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Help for Learners

The Learners Guide provides full colour lesson plans for help in all topics including, roundabouts... read more

Theory and Driving Test

All about the driving test, including the changes from 4th October. Making sure your ready, what you... read more

About Learners Guide

The Learners Guide will help throughout all stages of learning to drive including: Getting started, help on all topics you will cover on driving lessons, booking tests and advise on what happens on the driving test and how to best prepare.