A quick guide to the key steps in the process to become a licensed driver in the UK.
Confirm you’re able to begin the process
Prerequisite: Most people can start learning to drive when they’re 17 years of age.
Get your provisional licence
Learn to drive
Prerequisite: Before you can begin taking driving lessons or practicing driving, you need to get your provisional driving licence.
Study for your theory test
Book & pass your theory test
Prerequisite: Before you can book your theory test, you need to get your provisional driving licence.
Book & pass your driving test
Prerequisite: Before you can book your driving test, you need to pass your theory test.
You can start driving as soon as you pass your driving test.
Remember, you still need an insurance policy that allows you to drive without supervision.