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How to use online ADI services

The Driving Standards Agency (DSA) has a range of online services for approved driving instructors (ADI) that are available 7 days a week.


They are available from 6am to midnight. Here’s what you can do online, and where to do it.

Update your registration

You can use this service to:

  • update your address, phone number and email address
  • show your details on the ‘find your nearest driving instructor’ service
  • commit to the voluntary code of practice and continuing professional development
  • view your check test history

Manage your ADI registration

Pass Plus

You can use this service to:

  • register to be a Pass Plus instructor
  • order Pass Plus refill packs
  • track to see if your pupils’ Pass Plus certificates have been issued

Manage your Pass Plus

Renew or reregister

You can use this service to:

  • renew your ADI registration
  • reregister as an ADI if your registration has lapsed

Renew your ADI registration

Services for new ADIs

What you need

To use online ADI services you will need your:

  • user ID - your unique ID to use online ADI services
  • password - your password to use online ADI services
  • personal reference number (PRN) - also known as your ADI number

For more detailed information about your user ID and password, read DSA’s guide on the national archives website.

Forgotten your password?

If you have forgotten your password, go to the service you want to use.

When you reach the login screen, click on the ‘Forgot password’. You’ll then need to type in your user ID - DSA will then email you a new password.

Published 4 October 2011