How Much Is It To Do Your C1 Licence?

How much is a C1 theory test?

A theory test costs £23 for cars, and the driving test costs £62..

Can I drive a C1 on my Licence?

You can drive vehicles between 3,500kg and 7,500kg MAM (with a trailer of up to 750 kg). You can drive C1 category vehicles with a trailer over 750kg.

How many lessons does it take to pass?

The average learner needs 20 hours of practice to pass the driving test, in addition to 45 hours of driving lessons. This is only an average though and shouldn’t be something you feel you have to compare yourself to.

When was C1 removed from driving Licence?

January 19971st January 1997 The big change was in the type of driving licence drivers obtained once they passed their practical car driving test. If you passed your practical car test (licence category B) before 1 January 1997 you would automatically also acquire licence categories BE, C1, C1E, D1 and D1E.

What’s the biggest vehicle I can drive on a car Licence?

You would need a NSW heavy vehicle licence to drive a truck or bus with a Gross Vehicle Mass (GVM) greater than 4.5 tonnes or a bus that seats more than 12 adults.

How do I get a C1 driving Licence?

Once you have passed your LGV medical examination, you must then make an application to the DVLA for your category C1 provisional licence. In order to make this application, you will need to complete a D2 Application Form, which can be obtained from your local post office, or can be ordered online from the DVLA.

How many driving lessons should you have before your test?

According to the Driving Standards Agency (DSA), you’ll need around 44 hours of professional lessons to pass your driving test. This is just an average figure – it’s important to remember that everyone’s different.

Can I drive a 7.5 ton lorry on a car Licence?

The driving licence requirements for a 7.5-tonne vehicle vary depending on when a driver got their car driving licence. … However, drivers who passed their car driving test from 1 January 1997 will have to take a separate C1 test in order to drive a 7.5-tonne truck, or any vehicle weighing in excess of 3.5 tonnes.

Do I need a medical for a C1 Licence?

From January 1997 drivers must have a medical when applying for a provisional licence for the C1 category and must renew their medical every 5 years from 45 up to 65, then annually from 65. … Drivers who passed their C1 practical test from 1st January 1997 onwards automatically receive C1+E category provisional licence.

What can I drive on a C1 Licence?

Category C1 You can drive vehicles between 3,500 and 7,500kg MAM (with a trailer up to 750kg).

Can I hire a 7.5 ton lorry without a CPC?

DVSA has reminded drivers that they now can’t legally drive a 7.5 tonne truck professionally even if it’s on their driving licence unless they have completed the Driver CPC.

How do I know if I have a C1 Licence?

If you took driving lessons and passed your driving test before the 1st January 1997, you may notice that your licence already includes the C1 category. If this is the case, you will be able to notice that the C1 section on the back of your licence would have been filled in and includes the number 107.

Do I need a C1 Licence to drive a motorhome?

To drive a motorhome with a MAM of between 3.5 and 7.5 tonnes, you need a category C1 licence. To drive a motorhome with a MAM of over 7.5 tonnes, you need a category C licence. Check which vehicles you can drive and the licence and age requirements for towing. Licence requirements may be different in Northern Ireland.

What does C1 exempt mean?

Certificate of Professional CompetenceProvided that motorhome drivers have passed the relevant tests and the vehicle is used in a private capacity then they are exempt from the requirements to use a tachograph or obtain a Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) that normally applies to professional drivers of large vehicles.

What is the largest truck you can drive on a car Licence?

Up to 3 tonne GVM (gross vehicle mass) means you can drive on a normal car licence.

How do I get a C1 Licence UK?

In order to take the C1 licence test you must:Be 18 years or older.Have a manual car (Cat B) licence. If you hold an EU licence, you will need to complete a D9 Form and obtain a UK licence with C1 provisional entitlement. You will need this before attending the course.

How long does a C1 Licence last?

3 yearsYour Licence Explained Category C1 and C1E are known as grandfather rights and as mentioned above must be renewed at the age of 70 and every 3 years after this.

How long does your theory test last?

two yearsYour theory test certificate is valid for two years. If you don’t pass your practical test in that time, you’ll have to take the theory test again before you can take the practical test. If you lose the letter, you can find a lost pass certificate number on GOV.UK.

What is the difference between C and C1 driving Licence?

‘C1 and ‘C’ licences If the vehicle has a MAM between 3.5 tonnes and 7.5 tonnes then a category ‘C1’ LGV driving licence is needed, however, if the (MAM) is more than 7.5 tonnes then a category ‘C’ LGV driving licence is needed.