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Theory test

How to book, change or cancel your theory test appointment

You can use the online booking service, or the phone booking line to book a theory test appointment

Documents to bring to your driving theory test

You must bring your driving licence with photographic identification to your theory test

Where are the theory test centres?

Location of the theory test centres in Northern Ireland

How to prepare for your theory test

Preparing for your theory test is essential if you want to become a safe, responsible driver or rider

Official practice driving theory tests

Practice for your theory test - for a car, a motorbike, light goods vehicle (LGV) or passenger carrying vehicle (PCV)

The hazard perception test explained

Why the hazard perception test was introduced

Taking your theory test

The test is made up of two parts

Do you need to take a driving theory test?

Find out if you need to take a driving theory test

Taking your theory test if you have special needs

The Driver & Vehicle Agency (DVA) offer certain facilities for those taking the theory test with special requirements

Theory test for LGV/PCV drivers

The multiple choice test and hazard perception test for LGV and PCV are two separate tests

Changes to the Theory Test

The hazard perception part of the driving theory test has been updated using computer generated imagery (CGI).

The Highway Code

Read The Highway Code online.