Book your official driving theory test for cars, motorcycles, buses, coaches and lorries.

The Driving Standards Agency (DSA) and Vehicle and Operator Services Agency (VOSA) have merged to form the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA).

This page is also available in Welsh (Cymraeg).

What you need to know

Start now on the theory test booking service

You’ll need your:

  • Great Britain or Northern Ireland provisional driving licence number
  • email address to get your booking confirmation - you can’t book online if you don’t have one

You have to wait at least 3 working days before taking your test again if you don’t pass.


These are the fees for theory tests only. Other fees apply for different tests and vehicles.

Test type Current fee From 1 October
Car theory test £31 £25
Car abridged theory test £24 £19
Motorcycle theory test £31 £25

Help with your booking

Call DVSA if you have any problems booking your theory test online or if you’ve any special requirements at the test.

You can take a theory test in English, Welsh, or British Sign Language. Voiceovers are available in English and Welsh only.

DVSA booking support
Telephone: 0300 200 11 22
Textphone: 0300 200 11 66
Monday to Friday, 8am to 4pm
Find out about call charges

  • Takes around 10 minutes
  • Debit or credit card required

Get started on the theory test booking service

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