News

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Learner drivers warned about extra charges

DVSA is warning learner drivers to avoid copycat websites and save money by using GOV.UK.

If you type the names of some popular government services into search engines, some of your search results might be ads for sites that offer a service you could get for free (or for much less)...

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Driving examiner strike: candidates urged to attend tests

Driving test candidates with practical tests on Wednesday 15 October should still come for their test despite the threat of strike action by examiners.

 

Some driving examiners who are members of the Public and Commercial Service union are planning to take strike action on...

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The tax disc is going from 1 October 2014

From 1 October 2014, you’ll still need to tax your vehicle but you won’t get a tax disc.


If you have a tax disc with any months left to run after this date, it can be removed from the vehicle and destroyed.

DVLA will also let you pay for your vehicle tax by Direct Debit for tax...

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Theory tests costs fall from 1 October 2014

The fee for car and motorcycle theory tests will fall to £25 for tests taken from 1 October 2014.

Theory test fees for other categories of vehicle will also be reduced at the same time.

Book tests at the new price

The changes apply to theory tests taken from 1 October 2014. You...

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Learner drivers to pay less for theory tests from October 2014

The cost of car and motorcycle theory tests will drop from £31 to £25 in October 2014, and then to £23 in October 2015.

The cost of the driving theory test will be cut by 25%, saving learner drivers in excess of £100 million over the next 9 years, Transport Minister Stephen Hammond...

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Vehicle recall: car practical test

Toyota has issued a recall notice affecting the Yaris model built between June 2005 and May 2010

 

You can’t use a vehicle that has a possible safety fault on the practical driving test unless you have proof that the vehicle is safe.

The recall notice

There are 2 separate...

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Review of theory test fees

A consultation on changes to theory test fees has been launched

 

The cost of the driving theory test could be cut by 25%, saving learner drivers £14.5m a year.

The proposals, which could save learner drivers in excess of £100m over the next 9 years, are contained in a public...

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