About the Driving Test

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About the Driving Test

The Driving Test for car drivers is about 40 minutes long. During this time the examiner will:

  1. Check your eyesight by getting you to read a number plate at the required distance.
  2. Ask you to show or tell them how to conduct certain vehicle safety checks
  3. Direct you to drive around a test route while incorporating one of the following set manoeuvres and optionally the emergency stop.

ManouversSet manoeuvres:

More details about how each section of the test is conducted can be obtained by clicking on the links below the Driving Test button.