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Book practical driving test

Book your practical driving test and get your Full licence. You can book online when you have passed the theory test. All you need to know to book your test is here!

Booking the driving test online

You need to pass the theory test before you can book the driving test.

Book your driving test online

You will need:

  • Provisional driving licence number.
  • The Number on your theory test pass certificate.
  • The driving test centre where you want to take your test.
  • Preferred dates and times for your driving test.
  • A credit or debit card to pay the test fee of £62 if taken on a weekday, or £75 for evenings, weekends and bank holidays.

Choose a practical driving test centre to take your test

Find a driving test centre

Is your driving instructor available?

If you have your driving instructor’s “Personal Reference Number”, you’ll be able to check their availability for the day of and time of your driving test.

Book your driving test by phone

If you are unable to book the driving test online or have special requirements, DVSA Booking Support on 0300 200 1122 will take your booking by phone.

Unofficial websites offering the driving test

Drivers should only use the official GOV.UK website when booking a practical driving test and be aware of misleading websites offering the driving test online. These unofficial websites will charge more than you need to pay, as much as three times the DVSA costs.

When can you book your driving test?

You’ll qualify to take the driving test when you pass your theory driving test.
Image to buy the DVSA Official Theory Test learning to driver products to help pass the practical driving test

Driving test cost?

The driving test cost is £62 for weekdays or £75 for evenings, weekends and bank holidays. Be sure to book your test with DVSA and avoid overpaying.

Change practical driving test date

You can change driving test date (up to six times), no additional fees will be charged to change driving test date providing you give at least three clear working days notice.

You can also use the DVSA service to find a cancellation driving test date or check the date of your driving test.

Driving test cancellation

If you need to cancel your driving test, with a driving test cancellation you’ll get a full refund subject to giving the required notice.

Special needs for the driving test

Special needs drivers can book the driving test by contacting DVSA Booking Support 0300 200 1122.
The practical test for drivers with a disability is the same as for other drivers, but there are facilities available to help those drivers with disabilities.

Northern Ireland practical driving test

Northern Ireland has a separate booking service for the Northern Ireland driving test

EU & EEA and other foreign nationals booking a GB practical driving test

EU and other foreign nationals who have a UK provisional driving licence and have passed the driving theory test can book the driving test here.

Useful links – Practical driving test

Book your driving test
Find a driving test centre
Fees for driving test
Change the date of the driving test
Find a cancellation driving test date
Cancel driving test
Special needs for driving test
Northern Ireland driving test
EU or foreign national taking UK driving test
DVSA driving test

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