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  1. 1What kind of vehicle do you want to drive?

    Car (category B)

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  2. 2How old are you?

    16

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You normally need to be 17 to learn to drive a car

You can apply for a provisional licence. You can learn to drive a car and take a test at 17.

If you already have a provisional licence to ride a moped, you don’t need to reapply.

If you’re getting Personal Independence Payment (PIP)

You can learn to drive a car and take a test when you’re 16 if you’re getting, or have applied for, the mobility part of PIP.

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