Learning to drive
Car and tractor theory and practical test requirements.
Learning to ride
Motorcycle, theory and practical test requirements.
Becoming a lorry or bus driver
Lorry or bus, theory test and practical test requirements.
Driving a taxi
Taxi or hackney carriage practical test.
Driving Instructors and trainers
Potential and Approved Driving Instructor information.
The number of calls to our contact centre is returning to normal levels. Most customers booking tests by ‘phone have been able to do so successfully, with only a small number experiencing any problems. Our online booking service is operating normally. A full service is available from 6am to midnight, seven days a week at direct.gov.uk/drivingtest. You will receive immediate confirmation of your test booking by email; you will not need to wait for a confirmation letter to be sent to you by post.
The Driving Standards Agency (DSA) has delivered a stark warning to bogus driving instructors who flout the law by illegally teaching learner drivers.
A new qualification for all professional lorry drivers - the Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) – will be launched on 10 September by the Driving Standards Agency
This issue includes important news about our new upgraded booking system and our site search progress.
You can now stay up to date with all the latest DSA news by following DSA on Twitter at twitter.com/DSAgovuk.