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Driving test fees

When you book your theory or practical driving test direct with Driver & Vehicle Agency (DVA), you only pay the cost of the test. There is no extra administration or booking fee. You can find a list of driving test fees in the tables below.

Theory test fees

Test category Current 2014 cost October 2015 cost
Car & Motorcycle £25.00 £23.00
Bus & Lorry Multiple Choice £28.00 £26.00
Bus & Lorry Hazard Perception £12.00 £11.00
Bus & Lorry CPC (Module 2) £24.00 £23.00
Driving Instructor / Motorcycle Instructor £66.00 £64.00

Practical test fees

Practical test type Weekday price Evening and weekend price
Car £45.50 £62.50
Car and trailer £66.00 £99.00
Motorcycle, moped,* tricycle £58.00 £71.00
Motorcycle manoeuvres test £31.00 £43.00
Lorry and bus £66.00 £99.00
Driver CPC practical test (includes automated issue of Driver Qualification Card (DQC) £55.00 Not applicable
Tractor and other specialist vehicles £45.50 Not applicable

* Tricycle test can only be taken by someone with a disability. If you are able bodied and wish to obtain a licence for a tricycle you must take a motorcycle test.

Entitlement to ride a quadricycle is gained by passing a cat B car test.

Extended test for disqualified drivers fees

Extended test for disqualified drivers Weekday price Saturday price
Car £91.00 Not applicable
Motorcycle £116.00 Not applicable

Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) fees

Driver CPC Weekday price Saturday price
Module 2 CPC Case Studies £30.00 Not applicable
Module 4 Practical CPC skills test assessing skills off road £55.00 £63.00

Approved Driving Instructor (ADI) and Approved Motorcycle Instructor (AMI) test fees

ADI/AMI tests Price
Written test (Part 1) £72.00
Test of driving ability (Part 2) £130.00
Test of ability to instruct (Part 3) £138.00
Trainee licence (Only applicable to ADI Applicants) £120.00
Registration/renewal £240.00

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