How to Book a HGV or PCV Practical Driving Test

How to Book a HGV or LGV Practical Driving Test

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Before you can apply for your HGV or PCV Practical Driving Test you will need to have passed your Theory and Hazard Perception Test.

You can book your Practical Driving Test online through the Direct Gov website.

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This service is available between 6.00 am and 11:40 pm Monday to Sunday.

If you decide to book your test online you will need the following in order to complete your booking:

  • A valid Great Britain or Northern Ireland driving licence number
  • A valid credit or debit card. Cards accepted include Visa, Mastercard, Visa Electron, Switch and Solo Cards. Please note that Maestro cards no longer accepted.
  • Your Theory Test pass date and certificate number

Book your Practical Driving Test by phone

Alternatively, you can call the Driver & Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) on 0300 200 1122 and book your test over the telephone.

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Make sure that you have all the details listed above to hand before you call.

Lines are open from 8.00 am to 6.00 pm Monday to Friday.

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