Book your driving theory test for:
- lorries, buses and coaches, including the Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) part 1 (theory) and part 2 (case studies) tests
This page is also available in Welsh (Cymraeg).
Start now on the theory test booking service
Before you start
You need your:
- UK driving licence number
- email address - you have to book by phone if you don’t have one
- credit or debit card
A theory test costs £23.
When you don’t need a theory test
You don’t need to take a theory test before you book a driving test to upgrade a:
- car licence, for example, from automatic to manual, or to tow a trailer
- motorcycle licence you’ve had for at least 2 years, for example, from category A1 (small motorcycle) to category A2 (medium motorcycle)
- lorry or bus licence, for example, from category C1 (medium) to category C (large), or to tow a trailer
You don’t need to take a theory test before you book a:
Help with your booking
Contact the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) to get help booking your theory test, or book if you don’t have an email address.
There’s a different service to book your theory test in Northern Ireland.