Theory test includes two parts, Multiple choice part and Hazard perception test. Both of these are taken at the same day. You can practice multiple choice test and later also hazard perception test. Remember to pass your theory test before booking practical test for car or motorcycle.
Practice theory test
Practice theory test to pass your official theory test easier. Use our free theory test practices to pass your theory test easier. One of the best practice for multiple choice test and hazard perception (coming soon) can be found right here. Avoid old theory test practices which are sold on DVD's, their content are usually not updated to match todays theory test. Remember to learn traffic signs as well. Use our traffic signs test.
Practice road signs
DVLA Theory test fee is £31.00 which also includes the cost of the Hazard perception test. DVLA stands for Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency. Remember that unofficial websites may charge more so be aware when you book your theory test. Also note that you have to pay the full amount again if you want to retake the theory test.
- DVLA Theory test fee £31.00
- Practical test fee at weekdays £62 (and weekends £75).
Online theory test
Practice online theory test and you will pass the official theory test easier. You can use our free theory test. Online theory test includes also two parts, multiple questions and hazard perception (coming fall 2013) This online theory test also works with any smart phone.
How to prepare for theory test ?
To prepare for the theory test, we recommend that you practice enough using most recent materials. Practice for the multiple choice part using multiple choice tests and don't forget to learn road signs. Second part is to learn the Hazard perception clips, also you can find practices from other websites. Remember that you can't find anywhere from the web (or DVD) exactly same clips or multiple choise questions which are presented in the official theory test. This changed 2012, before that also official questions were available online.
How to book your theory test?
You can book your theory test online. We recommend you to use the official Driver & vehicle Agency's booking service. Booking your theory test using DVA service should take about 10 minutes, so it's quick. From the service you need to choose your test center and the time and date of your test.
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How much theory test costs?
Theory test price depends of the vehicle type. Car and motorcycle theory tests costs £31 each.
- Car and motorcycle £31
- Lorry, bus and coach theory test costs £35 (+ hazard perception £15)
Remenber that these prices are the official prices if you book your test using gov.uk -site. Other booking services may charge much more.
Theory test booking
Book your theory test online. Check our links to theory test booking. Remember that there is no administration fees if you book the test using official booking service. Unofficial services usually takes additional charges. Theory test costs £31. Car and Motorcycle theory test costs £31 and Abridged car €24.
Documents to theory test
When going to the theory test you need to take your both parts of your valid driving licence and both the photocard and the paper counterpart. If you have old style driving licence without a photo you must also take with you a valid passport. Remember that if you won't show all the necessary documents you wont be allowed to the theory test and you'll lose your fee.
Abridged car theory test
If you are learning to drive and have a Safe Road User Award, you can take abridged car theory test. What is abridged theory test ? Abridged theory test includes 15 multiple choice questions LESS than normal theory test. So you have to answer 35 multiple choice questions instead of 50. Pass mark in abridged car theory test is 30. Amount of hazard perception clips remains the same, you have to answer to all 14 additional clips. The abridged theory test costs £24. You can book it using the usual way from here