How to Apply for Your Provisional Driving Licence
Before you can get in the driver’s seat, you need a provisional driving licence. You can’t use this until you’re 17, but you can apply for it when you are 15 years and 9 months old, this will enable you to ride a moped at 16 years old or a light quad bike or drive a car when you are 17 years old.
There are two ways you get your licence. You can apply online via the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA), to do this you can click here, the cost to apply online is currently £34 this usually takes up to a week for your licence to arrive.
The second way you can apply is to get an application form (Form D1) from the Post Office, to apply by post is currently £43 and postal applications usually take up to 3 weeks for your licence to arrive.
For more information on applying for your First Provisional Licence click here