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Looking for FREE help, information, advice and fantastic resources? You've found it! Everything you need to know about learning to drive and more. From getting your provisional driving licence and finding the right driving instructor, to booking your test and buying and insuring a new car - it's all here!

  • Getting your first licence

    Before you can take to the roads in Great Britain or Northern Ireland you must have a provisional driving licence. Your first provisional licence for car, motorcycle and moped or first full GB licence in exchange for a full European Community/European Economic Area or other designated foreign licence costs £50. Get your first provisional driving licence for a car, moped or motorcycle from DVLA online. Read more...

  • Finding the right driving instructor

    Professional driving lessons with an Approved Driving Instructor (ADI) are essential if you want to learn to drive safely and pass your test. Anyone you pay to teach you to drive must be an ADI or trainee driving instructor (PDI). An ADI displays a green badge on the windscreen, and a trainee driving instructor displays a pink badge. It's illegal for someone to charge for driving lessons if they're not an ADI - you can report them to the DSA. Read more...
  • The theory & hazard perception test

    If you want to drive a car or ride a motorcycle you’ll need to pass the driving theory test before you can book a practical driving test. There are 2 parts to the theory test: the multiple choice part and the hazard perceptin part. Both parts must be taken and passed at the same time. The theory test costs £31to book and so you'll want to be sure you are completely ready and confident of passing before taking the test. Read more...
  • The practical driving test

    For some people this is the most nerve-racking experiences they'll ever have. For the fortunate few it is 'a walk in the park'. The practical driving test is designed to see if you can drive safely in different road and traffic conditions, know the Highway Code and can show this through your driving ability. Here, we explain what's involved in the test and what the most common reasons for failure are and how to avoid them and much more. Read more...
  • GETTING YOU ON THE ROAD

    Congratulations, you passed your test! Now you'll be keen to get yourself a car and get on the road right? Buying your first car and getting it insured can be a really costly business. Here, we look at ways you can save money when you are ready to take to the roads as a new independent driver. Read more...
  • RESOURCES & LINKS

    Need more? Of course you do, and we've got it. We give you our top picks on books, DVDs, apps, websites and FREE downloadable resources to help you through your tests and beyond. We offer great advice and top tips for staying safe on the roads. Read more...