Guidance

Driving test centre waiting rooms during coronavirus (COVID-19)

Check which driving test centre waiting rooms are open, and find out what the rules are for using them because of coronavirus (COVID-19).

Applies to England, Scotland and Wales

Documents

Driving test centre waiting rooms closed due to coronavirus (COVID-19) restrictions

Details

Not all driving test centre waiting rooms are open because of COVID-19. The closed waiting rooms are on the list. If a test centre is not on the list, it means that the waiting room is open as normal.

There are temporary rules for using waiting rooms which are open. Check the rules before you go with someone to their driving test.

Published 2 December 2020
Last updated 27 August 2021 + show all updates
  1. Updated 'Driving test centre waiting rooms closed due to coronavirus (COVID-19) restrictions'.

  2. Updated the list of driving test centres to show only those where the waiting room is currently closed. Updated the rules for using the waiting rooms following changes to public guidance.

  3. Updated the driving test centre waiting room status attachment.

  4. Updated the list of driving test centre waiting rooms with details of 28 waiting rooms that will reopen on 22 April 2021.

  5. Updated the list of driving test centre waiting rooms with details of 75 waiting rooms that will reopen between 18 December and 29 December 2020.

  6. First published.