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.
Manage your appointment online
You can manage your test appointment online provided that you give three clear working days notice.
- choose your test centre
- choose the time and date of your test
- check your theory test certificate
- Book, check, change or cancel your theory driving test online (DVA website)
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.
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.