Theory test centres

There are six theory test centres in Northern Ireland.

For further information call the Driver & Vehicle Agency - Driving Theory Test Booking line from 8.00 am to 12.00 pm, Monday to Friday, except on bank holidays.

Theory test centre Directions

Unit 19 Tower Centre
Mill Street
BT43 6AH

The test centre is located in one of the external units of the Tower Centre at the junction of Lower Mill Street and Albert Place - close to the Adair Arms Hotel. Access to the test centre is via a set of steps or ramp at the above road junction. If coming from the Bus / Train station go via Galgorm Road to the Adair Arms and the test centre is on the left hand side.

22 Great Victoria Street

Leaving the Europa Hotel cross the road and turn left towards the city centre. The centre is located on the right hand side, in the Chamber of Commerce Building at 22 Great Victoria Street on the 5th floor.

City Factory
19 Queen Street
BT48 7EQ

From The City hotel (signed as Harbour Square) roundabout travel towards Strand Road. Pickup the right hand lane at the Traffic Lights turn right and take the left into Patrick Street, which then meets a T-Junction formed with Queen Street. (Queen Street is parallel with Strand Road). Turn right at T-junction and 19 Queen Street is about 30 metres from T-junction.

12 John Mitchel Place
BT34 2BP 

Go past Newry Cathedral on your left and continue to John Mitchell Place. The test centre entrance is a large wooden door opposite the main market gates.

Anderson House
33 Market Street
BT78 1EE

The test centre is located on the second floor above the HSBC Bank and the fruit and veg shop at the bottom of Market Street at the crossroads.


Church Street runs from St. Mark's Church in the centre of the town, towards the Armagh Road.  The Portadown MOT test centre is called "Pearson Professional Centre" and it is on the right hand side of the road going out of the town, directly opposite the off licence shop on the corner of Carleton Street.  Look for the "Pearson Professional Centre" sign which is displayed on the front of this building.

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