For the Car and Motorcycle theory test the current fee is £23.00 which also includes the cost of the Hazard Perception test. You are asked 50 multiple choice questions. The pass mark is 43 or more and the time allowed to complete the test is 57 minutes.
The hazard perception test is then taken a few minutes after completing the multiple choice questions.
For the Large Vehicle Theory Tests (LGV and PCV) the current fee to take the test is £28.00 and £12.00 for the Hazard part of the test. These tests can be booked and taken separately (or together) in any order. The LGV/PCV theory test comprises of 100 questions, answering at least 85 correctly to pass. The number of hazard perception clips for LGV/PCV candidates is19 (taking approximately 20 minutes to complete) and the pass mark is 67 out of 100.
Taking your theory Test if you have special needs
We have highly qualified instructors who can help you to prepare for the theory and/or hazard perception tests. Call us to discuss your needs and let us help you to succeed. We can also assist in booking tests for you with special requirements and can deal with the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) on your behalf.
We can help you to choose the best theory DVD’s, books and computer programmes to help you study and can provide 1-2-1 tuition in a safe environment.
The DVSA provides a number of facilities for those people with special requirements, including Voiceovers (available in English and Welsh only), extra time, British Sign Language (BSL) if you’re deaf or have hearing difficulties. A list of these special needs facilities and contact details can be found at the Gov website.