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A theory test costs £23 for cars, and the driving test costs £62. The full costs for lorries, buses, motorcycles and other vehicles are shown in the tables.
These are the prices to book your theory test and book your driving test through GOV.UK. Unofficial websites usually charge more.
To become a lorry or bus driver you usually need to take the 4 Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) tests. You only need to take 2 of the tests in some cases.
The costs are the same for all categories of lorry and bus, eg C1, C, D1, and D.
Your part 3a test may cost up to £40 if you choose to take it with an approved test provider instead of with DVSA.
Compulsory basic training (CBT) course prices are set by training schools. Contact your nearest course provider for availability and prices.
You have to pay the full amount again if you do not pass your test and want to book another one.
Driving test centres do not offer evening and weekend driving tests all of the time.
All available evening and weekend driving test appointments are shown when you book your driving test or find an earlier test date.
Tests taken from 4:30pm onwards count as evening tests.
There are different costs for tests in Northern Ireland.
Most people can start learning to drive when they’re 17.
You need a provisional driving licence to take lessons or practice.
You need a provisional driving licence to book your theory test.
You must pass your theory test before you can book your driving test.
You can start driving as soon as you pass your driving test.
You must have an insurance policy that allows you to drive without supervision.
Don’t include personal or financial information like your National Insurance number or credit card details.
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