Before you start learning to drive a manual or automatic car there are few things you need to have and do.

What you need before learning to drive

Check you’re allowed to drive

Most people can start learning to drive when they’re 17

Get a provisional licence

Apply for your first provisional driving licence

Driving lessons and practice

You need a provisional driving licence to take lessons or practice.

With family and friends. Check for requirements

Prepare for your theory test

Need to pas both Theory and hazard perception test before can apply for driving test

Book and manage your Theory and driving test

You need a provisional driving licence to book your theory test / Need a theory certificate to book your driving test

When you pass

You can start driving as soon as you pass your driving test.

You must have an insurance policy that allows you to drive without supervision.

Only book through the online Government Gateway website or you may pay extra cost with other service providers.  Theory test and Practical test using the  GOV.UK