A theory test certificate must be obtained before the practical test can be taken.The theory test comprises two sections: the first is a questionnaire of 50 multiple choice questions to be completed within one hour. In order to pass this first section you must achieve a minimum of 43 out of 50 correct multiple choice answers. The test is carried out using a simple, user-friendly touch screen computer, which allows free navigation between questions.The final section of the theory test is the Hazard Perception Test, which records your response through the use of a computer mouse button.The test requires the following recommended books:
- The official DSA Theory Test For Car Drivers
- The Highway Code
- Know your Traffic Signs
You can book your theory test by phone on 0300-200-1122 or you can Book on-line.
Theory test fee is £31.00.
Locations of Theory Test Centres.