Can I start driving lessons with an instructor before passing my theory test?

  • Yes. It is recommended that you take practical lessons while preparing for the theory test.

Can I take my car theory test before my 17th birthday?

  • No. You can only take your theory test once your provisional licence becomes valid. For a car this will be your 17th birthday.

What Is Pass Plus?

  • Pass Plus was developed by the Driving Standards Agency. It is a six part training course which helps new drivers get experience in towns, all weather, out of town and rural roads, night driving, dual carriageway and motorways.

Is there a test to take with Pass Plus?

  • Pass Plus is assessment based, so there is no actual test as such to complete.