To progress through the NSW licensing scheme and get a full licence, you need to pass theory and practical tests.
Tests for car licences
NSW has a Graduated Licensing Scheme. To get a full driver licence under this scheme, you need to successfully complete each stage:
|To get a...||You need to pass the...|
|Learner licence||Driver Knowledge Test (DKT) - computer-based|
|Provisional P1 licence||Hazard Perception Test (HPT) - computer based and Driving Test - practical|
Preparing for your tests
Take the time to study the relevant guide or handbook, and test yourself with the online practice test:
Handbooks can be downloaded from this site, or you can buy a hard copy from any service centre.
Motorcycle licence tests
If you're interested in applying for a motorcycle rider licence, please see the Rider licence section.
Heavy vehicle licence tests
If you're interested in applying to upgrade your existing driver licence to a heavy vehicle licence, please see Heavy vehicle licences.