Steve’s School of Motoring CARDIFF
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Learn to drive a car: step by step

Check what you need to do to learn to drive.

Step 1

Check you're allowed to drive Most people can start learning to drive when they’re 17. Check what age you can drive Requirements for driving legally Driving eyesight rules

Step 2

Get a provisional licence Apply for your first provisional driving licence £34 to £43

Step 3

Driving lessons and practice You need a provisional driving licence to take lessons or practice. The Highway Code Taking driving lessons Find driving schools, lessons and instructors Practise vehicle safety questions and prepare for your theory test Theory test revision and practice Take a practice theory test Theory and hazard perception test app

Step 4

Book and manage your theory test You need a provisional driving licence to book your theory test. Book your theory test £23 What to take to your test Change your theory test appointment Check your theory test appointment details Cancel your theory test

Step 5

Book and manage your driving test You must pass your theory test before you can book your driving test. Book your driving test £62 to £75 What to take to your test Change your driving test appointment Check your driving test appointment details Cancel your driving test

Step 6

When you pass You can start driving as soon as you pass your driving test. You must have an insurance policy that allows you to drive without supervision. Find out about Pass Plus training courses *Above information correct as of February 2020 and may change
General Info

Rules for learning to drive

You must have a provisional driving licence for Great Britain or Northern Ireland when you’re learning to drive or ride. You must be supervised when you’re learning to drive a car. This can be by a driving instructor or someone else who meets the rules, for example family or friends. The car you learn in must display ‘L’ plates. You can drive at any time, day and night. You can only drive on motorways if all of the following apply: you’re driving in England, Scotland or Wales you’re with an approved driving instructor the car is fitted with dual controls

Taking Driving Lessons

Anyone you pay to teach you to drive must be either: 1. A qualified and approved driving instructor (ADI) 2. A trainee driving instructor There are different rules in Northern Ireland for choosing an instructor. Instructors set their own prices for driving lessons - there’s no minimum or maximum cost.

New drivers

Your licence will be cancelled (revoked) if you get 6 or more points within 2 years of passing your test. Points on your provisional licence Any penalty points on your provisional licence that have not expired will be carried over to your full licence when you pass your test. However, your licence will be cancelled if you get any further penalty points that take you up to a total of 6 or more within 2 years of passing your driving test. If your licence is cancelled within 2 years You’ll have to apply and pay for a new provisional licence and pass both theory and practical parts of the driving or riding test again to get a full licence. If you have not sent off for your full licence You must retake both parts of your driving test if your licence has been cancelled after you’ve passed your test, but you have not sent off for your full licence yet. You can use your current provisional licence to take the tests.
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© 2021 Steve’s School of Motoring
Made with CowzMilk February 2021
General Info

Rules for learning to drive

You must have a provisional driving licence for Great Britain or Northern Ireland when you’re learning to drive or ride. You must be supervised when you’re learning to drive a car. This can be by a driving instructor or someone else who meets the rules, for example family or friends. The car you learn in must display ‘L’ plates. You can drive at any time, day and night. You can only drive on motorways if all of the following apply: you’re driving in England, Scotland or Wales you’re with an approved driving instructor the car is fitted with dual controls

Taking Driving Lessons

Anyone you pay to teach you to drive must be either: 1. A qualified and approved driving instructor (ADI) 2. A trainee driving instructor There are different rules in Northern Ireland for choosing an instructor. Instructors set their own prices for driving lessons - there’s no minimum or maximum cost.

New drivers

Your licence will be cancelled (revoked) if you get 6 or more points within 2 years of passing your test. Points on your provisional licence Any penalty points on your provisional licence that have not expired will be carried over to your full licence when you pass your test. However, your licence will be cancelled if you get any further penalty points that take you up to a total of 6 or more within 2 years of passing your driving test. If your licence is cancelled within 2 years You’ll have to apply and pay for a new provisional licence and pass both theory and practical parts of the driving or riding test again to get a full licence. If you have not sent off for your full licence You must retake both parts of your driving test if your licence has been cancelled after you’ve passed your test, but you have not sent off for your full licence yet. You can use your current provisional licence to take the tests.
Learn to drive a car: step by step

Check what you need to do to learn to drive.

Step 1

Check you're allowed to drive Most people can start learning to drive when they’re 17. Check what age you can drive Requirements for driving legally Driving eyesight rules

Step 2

Get a provisional licence Apply for your first provisional driving licence £34 to £43

Step 3

Driving lessons and practice You need a provisional driving licence to take lessons or practice. The Highway Code Taking driving lessons Find driving schools, lessons and instructors Practise vehicle safety questions and prepare for your theory test Theory test revision and practice Take a practice theory test Theory and hazard perception test app

Step 4

Book and manage your theory test You need a provisional driving licence to book your theory test. Book your theory test £23 What to take to your test Change your theory test appointment Check your theory test appointment details Cancel your theory test

Step 5

Book and manage your driving test You must pass your theory test before you can book your driving test. Book your driving test £62 to £75 What to take to your test Change your driving test appointment Check your driving test appointment details Cancel your driving test

Step 6

When you pass You can start driving as soon as you pass your driving test. You must have an insurance policy that allows you to drive without supervision. Find out about Pass Plus training courses *Above information correct as of February 2020 and may change
07967 866123
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Experience

Steve’ School of Motoring has been operating in Cardiff for well over 25 years now.
07967 866123