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Fast Track Driving School

Your Provisional Licence

Before you start your driving lessons you'll need a provisional licence. 

When you can apply:

You can apply for your first provisional driving licence when you’re 15 years and 9 months old.

You can start driving when you’re:

  • 17 if you want to drive a car
  • 16 if you want to ride a moped or light quad bike

Your licence will say when you can start driving different vehicles.

Provisional Licence

Get your first GB driving licence


Type of licence Apply online Apply by post
Click here to apply for you first provisional licence – car, motorcycle, moped £34 £43
First full GB licence in exchange for a full European Community/European Economic Area or other designated foreign licence N/A £43


Replace a lost, stolen, damaged or destroyed licence

This costs £20. You must replace your licence if it’s been lost, stolen, defaced or destroyed.


Change the name, address or photo on your driving licence

The fee depends on what you’re changing and how you do it.

What you’re changing Change online Change by post
Address Free Free
Name Not available Free
Photo £14 £17