Complete guide for anyone starting off on the road for the first time. Learning, Insurance, Buying a car, Maintenance and Staying Safe.

Applying for the provisional Licence, cost of learning to drive and the Parent/Guardian agreement

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How to book your theory test, top tips for the theory test, discounts for learning to drive and more…

How to choose driving instructor, video tutorials, guide to private practice, top tips for the practical test and more…

This sections covers, everything you need know about insurance including some great insurance offers.

Check out our top 10 new and used cars for first time drivers, as well as top tips on buying a car.

In this section we show you how to be a safer driver and how to keep your vehicle in road worthy condition.

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New Driver NI, in association with Todds Leap Outdoor Activity Centre, are on the lookout for influential young people to send us a quick vlog around the stages involved in obtaining your driving licence. * The content will be used on our social media channels and the New Driver NI…
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NI Road Safety Awards 2021 Launched

NI Road Safety Awards This year’s Northern Ireland Road Safety Awards, which recognise the contribution of individuals and organisations who have worked to improve road safety in their communities, has been launched on Friday 10th September at an event hosted at Applegreen (M1) Southbound. The awards, now in their seventh…
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Statement on Driving Tests from Department for Infrastructure

Update on Driving Test Availability   A Departmental spokesperson said: “The DVA booking service opened for all customers on 10 May 2021, providing everyone with a valid theory test pass certificate with equal opportunity to book a driving test.” “The DVA has, and continues, to work hard to increase its…