Statistical data set

Driving instructor statistics (INS)

Data on approved driving instructors, compulsory training and incidents.

Numbers of approved driving instructors (INS01)

INS0101: Approved driving instructor (ADI) register statistics (ODS, 21KB)

INS0102: Grades of Approved Driving Instructors (ADI) as recorded in their most recent standards check (ODS, 15.2KB)

INS0103: Trainee Licence Holders and Approved Driving Instructors (ADI) by postcode area (ODS, 172KB)

Compulsory training and incident statistics (INS05)

INS0501: Approved Training Body (ATB) Statutory Register (ODS, 10.2KB)

INS0502: Compulsory basic training (CBT) instructor standards checks, quarterly: Great Britain (ODS, 7.21KB)

INS0503: Compulsory basic training (CBT) statistics, quarterly, Great Britain (ODS, 8.49KB)

INS0504: Incident statistics (compulsory basic training and direct access scheme), quarterly: Great Britain (ODS, 8.29KB)

The content and the processes used for gathering the Incident Statistics set of data (compulsory basic training and direct access scheme) are currently under review, therefore there will be no update of this data for the foreseeable future. Any freedom of information requests concerning this data set should be sent to

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Driving tests and instructor statistics

Published 28 June 2018
Last updated 13 September 2018 + show all updates
  1. Data tables on approved instructors and compulsory basic training updated for April to June 2018.
  2. First published.