DVA - bank and public holidays

Find out when the Driver and Vehicle Agency (DVA) test centres are closed over the holidays.

Holidays Date
St Patrick's Day 18 March 2019
Easter 22 and 23 April 2019
May Day Bank Holiday 6 May 2019
Late May Bank Holiday 27 May 2019 (Open for practical driving and vehicle testing only)
Battle of the Boyne/ Orangemen's Day 12 and 13 July 2019 (15 July 2019 open for vehicle testing only)
Summer Bank Holiday 26 August 2019
Christmas Holidays 25, 26 and 27  December 2019
New Year's Day 1 January 2020

Last cancellation dates

Please see below last cancellation dates in and around bank and public holidays for theory tests, practical driving tests and MOTs (vehicle test).

Type of test Date of test Last cancellation date
Driving Theory/ Practical 19 March 2019 12 March 2019
MOT 19 March 2019 14 March 2019
Driving Theory/ Practical 24 April 2019 16 April 2019
MOT 24 April 2019 18 April 2019
Driving test - theory or practical 7 May 2019 30 April 2019
MOT 7 May 2019 2 May 2019
Driving test - theory or practical 28 May 2019 21 May 2019
MOT 28 May 2019 23 May 2019
Driving test - theory or practical 11 July 2019 5 July 2019
MOT 15 July 2019 10 July 2019
Driving test - theory or practical 16 July 2019 8 July 2019
MOT 16 July 2019 10 July 2019
Driving test - theory or practical 27 August 2019 20 August 2019
MOT 27 August 2019 22 August 2019
Driving test - theory or practical 24 December 2019 18 December 2019
MOT 24 December 2019 20 December 2019
Driving test - theory or practical 28 December 2019 19 December 2019
MOT 28 December 2019 23 December 2019
Driving test - theory or practical 2 January 2020 26 December 2019
MOT 2 January 2020 30 December 2019

Online services

Online services will be available as normal.

You can book, check, change or cancel your appointment. To change or cancel an appointment you must give:

Telephone booking services

These may vary; an information message will be given if the service is unavailable.

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