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Book your theory test

If you are learning to drive and are due to do your theory test, you can book online. The Driver & Vehicle Agency's (DVA) online booking service is quick and easy to use.

Currently, DVA are unable to accept Maestro card payments online. You can use another card to book online, or, if you wish to book using a Maestro card, you can telephone the booking line.

Book your theory test

Theory Test Fee

The cost of theory tests are reducing from 01 October 2014. The correct fee will be applied to your payment depending on the date of your test. To find out the cost of the theory test follow the link below:

Manage your appointment online

You can manage your test appointment online provided that you give three clear working days notice.

You can:

Booking online

You can book your Northern Ireland driving theory test online. You will need:

  • a valid credit or debit card
  • your driving licence number (which is on your driving licence)

You should take note of the appointment details or print the information in case you do not receive an appointment letter before the test date.

Data protection

It is strongly recommended that you read the Data Protection Act 1998 - Fair Processing Notice for the Driver & Vehicle Agency.

Theory Test telephone booking line - 0845 600 6700 - you may book by calling from 8.00 am to 4.00 pm from Monday to Friday, with the exception of Bank Holidays. Textphone users can call - 0870 010 6372 - during the same hours.

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