Test Information


Theory Test

Click on Theory Test to go to an explanation of the theory test.


Practical Test

Click on the above for an indepth explanation of the practical driving test.


Driving Test Manouvers

(other examples are underneath the video under 'related shows' e.g three point turns, hill start.) Easy step by step guide if you want to tell others!


Test Routes

Here you will find a link to the nine possible routes you will have to do on your practical test.


Vehicle Safety Checks

This includes 19 examples of possible vehicle safety checks, two of which  you will have to carry out as part of your practical driving test.


Test Changes

Clicking on the link above will take you to an explanation of changes to be made to the practical driving test over the next few months.


New links to book your theory and practical driving tests

The online booking system for theory and practical driving tests has been relaunched bannered as Directgov.


New friendly links are available:


You can find out more about the theory and practical tests by visiting the Driving Standards Agency’s YouTube channel at youtube.com/dsagov and watching ‘Are you ready?: a guide for learners’.