Before you can apply for your Practical Riding Test you will need to have passed your Theory and Hazard Perception Tests.

You can book your Practical Riding Test online by visiting the GOV.UK website . This service is available between 6.00 am and midnight Monday to Sunday.

If you decide to book your test online you will need the following in order to complete your booking:

  • A valid Great Britain or Northern Ireland provisional driving licence number
  • A valid credit or debit card. Cards accepted include Visa, Mastercard, Visa Electron, Switch and Solo Cards. Please note that Maestro cards no longer accepted.
  • Your Theory Test pass date and certificate number

Alternatively you can call the Driver & Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) on 0300 200 1122 and book your test over the telephone. Make sure that you have all the details listed above to hand before you call. Lines are open from 8.00 am to 6.00 pm Monday to Friday.

Click here to book your Practical Riding Test Online

Book your Practical Riding Test by post

You can also book your practical riding test by post. To download the application form, click on the link below. Payment can be made via cheque or postal order. Please note that cash payments are not accepted.
Download postal application form to book a practical driving test.

Practical Riding Retests

If you have just failed your riding test you will need to wait ten clear working days before you can apply for a retest.

Apply online now


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