Driving Lessons to resume in England

Following Boris Johnsons announcement today. Driving lessons in England will be back on from 12th April 2021

Driving tests in England will resume on April 22nd 2021, any driving tests in England prior to this will not go ahead and a replacement test will be rescheduled automatically.


Guidance for driving lessons

Driving lessons in England should take safety measures and although not law it is recommended in England to wear face covering, open windows and sanitize car.

For the driving test in England a face covering is still important and must be worn for your test to go ahead unless you are medically exempt which should be raised on the application for the driving test.

Instructors should make sure windows are allowing ventilation on the driving test in England and car should be thoroughly cleaned before taking the student for driving test.

You can get all full guidance on the links below

Driving lesson guidance from April 12th 2021

Coronavirus guidance for driving test and theory test UK

For more advice click here  for more information.

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