Getting your L1s
How to get your car L1 learners licence and what conditions apply to you as a learner driver.
To get your L1 learner licence, you must:
Once you’ve successfully complete the test, you’ll need to:
Then you’ll receive your temporary L1 licence (your photo licence will come in the mail).
Your L1 licence will last for three years.
As an L1 learner licence holder, you must:
What happens next
From December 2020 there will be changes to the Graduated Licensing System for drivers to make the process of getting a full licence safer and cheaper. For information on these changes please refer to “I am a novice driver on my Ls or Ps, what do the changes mean for me?”