At LeaP 2 Drive we provide all our students FREE training to prepare correctly for the theory test. Once signed up for driving lessons we provide everything required to pass both the theory test and the practical driving test 1st time. About the theory test You must have a provisional driving licence to book your theory test.
There are 2 parts to the test:multiple choice questions
hazard perception - a video test about spotting hazards on the road
You book and take them as a single test. You must pass both parts to pass the test.
When you can take the theory test
You can take the theory test from your 17th birthday onwards.
You can take it from your 16th birthday if you get, or have applied for, the enhanced rate of the mobility component of Personal Independent Payment (PIP)
Who needs to take the theory test
You usually need to take the theory test before you can get your full car driving licence.
You don’t need to take the car theory test if you:
- want to upgrade an automatic car to a manual car
- already have a category B1 driving licence (3 or 4-wheeled light vehicles)
If you have a moped or motorcycle licence
You must pass a car theory test before taking the car driving test.
Rebook your test
Rebook your theory test, if you failed your test and want to re-sit it. You have to choose a date at least 3 working days away.
Click on the link below to try a mock theory test