Book your official driving theory test for:

  • cars
  • motorcycles
  • lorries, buses and coaches - including the Driver Certificate of Professional Competence theory and case studies tests

This page is also available in Welsh (Cymraeg).

Start now on the theory test booking service

Before you start

You need:

  • your Great Britain or Northern Ireland provisional driving licence number
  • your email address to get your booking confirmation (you can’t book online if you don’t have one)
  • a debit or credit card

You have to wait at least 3 working days before taking your test again if you don’t pass.


These are the fees for theory tests only. Other fees apply for different tests and vehicles.

Test type Current fee
Car theory test £23
‘Abridged’ car theory test £18
Motorcycle theory test £23

Help with your booking

Call DVSA if you have any problems booking your theory test online or if you’ve any special requirements at the test.

You can take a theory test in English, Welsh, or British Sign Language. Voiceovers are available in English and Welsh only.

DVSA booking support
Telephone: 0300 200 11 22
Textphone: 0300 200 11 66
Monday to Friday, 8am to 4pm
Find out about call charges