Provisional Driving Licence FAQ

When starting out learning to drive, one of the first things we need to do is get a provisional driving licence. In this section we cover the most frequently asked questions about the provisional driving licence.


What is a Provisional Driving Licence?What is a Provisional Driving Licence?

You probably already know, but in case you don’t, we explain what a provisional driving licence is along with the basic rules for learning to drive and who should supervise you.


Holding a provisional driving licenceDo you Need a Provisional Licence to have Driving Lessons?

If you’re wondering if you need a provisional licence to take lessons, we answer this along with the quickest way to get a provisional.


How to get your First Provisional Driving LicenceHow to get your First Provisional Driving Licence​

Here we explain how to get your first provisional driving licence, where to apply and what documents are required.


Article Explains How Long it Takes for a Provisional Driving Licence to be DeliveredHow Long Does a Provisional Licence take to be Delivered?

Details how long it takes for your provisional driving licence to arrive in the post based on how you applied for it and what to do if it hasn’t arrived after several weeks.


Article explaining if you can drive once you've received your provisional licenceCan You Drive as Soon as you get Your Provisional?

Here we explain the different ages you can drive a car or ride a scooter, even if you have already received your provisional driving licence. Plus, what might happen if you get cause driving when you’re not supposed to.


Driving test report and provisional licenceWhat Happens to my Provisional Licence When I Pass?

This article explains what happens to your provisional licence when you pass the driving test along with what you should do if you want to keep hold of your provisional.