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Speed limits

The speed limits for all types of vehicles and situations are listed in the Highway Code and available from the Control of the vehicle section of The Highway Code on DirectGov - the online version of the code.

The Highway Code also provides an illustrated guide to the stopping distances, of which the online version is available from Stopping distances .

Further information about speed limits, stopping distances and the dangers of speeding are available from the Speed - Urban section of the THINK! Road Safety website (

Endorsements and Disqualifications

The Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) provideds up to date information about all license endorsements on its driver information pages. 

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