Reversing your vehicle on the test

The examiner will ask you to do one of the following exercises:

  • park in a parking bay - either by driving in and reversing out, or reversing in and driving out (the examiner will tell you which you have to do)
  • pull up on the right-hand side of the road, reverse for around 2 car lengths, and rejoin the traffic
  • parallel park at the side of the road

Bay parking


Pull up on the right and reverse


Reverse parallel park