Coronavirus: letter from DVSA Chief Executive to driver and rider trainers about restarting instruction and tests

Letters from Gareth Llewellyn, Chief Executive of the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) about restarting instruction and tests.

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These are letters from Gareth Llewellyn, DVSA Chief Executive, about coronavirus (COVID-19) and restarting instruction and tests, which were sent on 15 June 2020 to:

  • approved driving instructors (ADIs)
  • motorcycle approved training bodies
  • vocational driving instructors

If you’re in one of these groups and did not get this letter by email, you should:

  • check your junk or spam folders
  • check that your correct email address is registered with DVSA

If you’re an ADI, you can check and update your ADI registration online to make sure the email address DVSA has for you is correct.

Published 15 June 2020