| Basingstoke Driving
MOCK THEORY TEST 1
THEORY TEST 2
CHECK A PRACTICAL
You can also pay for lessons
in the car using a
credit/debit card in the car or online click
£75 discount with
Hampshire Pass Plus
If you live in
Hampshire, aged 17-24 and have passed your
test in the last 12 months you can claim a £75
discount on a Pass Plus course.
Medical Apprasial Test Training.
Under 17 driving.
Sat Nav training.
Changing a wheel.
MOT Pre-Checks training.
Accidents - CrashMap
Driving lesson availability: OK
in a MANUAL gearbox
2020 Nissan Micra
Emergency Braking and Pedestrian Recognition,
Driver, passenger, side
and curtain airbags,
Auto Headlights, Auto
Wipers, Climate Control,
Hill Start Assist, High
Beam Assist, Lane Departure Warning,
Traffic Sign Recognition,
Auto Hazard Lights, Tyre Pressure Monitoring.
Young / Learner driver
short term (from 2 hours to 1 year)
What do you get for your lessons?
no price increases, the rate you start at will
Guarantee - No change of instructor
part of the way through your training.
Guarantee - If I am 10 minutes late
(without notice) you will get 20 minutes
Smoking Guarantee - No one will have
smoked in the car - Its a public place!
time Guarantee - You will always get
the full lesson time that you pay for.
back Guarantee - If you are not happy
with any lesson.
Nissan Micra 0.9 IG-T 90
N-Sport Petrol fitted with
He-Man Dual Controls.
personal service for everything you
need from starting your first lesson, helping
you with the Theory and Hazard Perception Test
and on to passing your Practical test.
first time pass rate.
instructor with more than 17
years experience of teaching pupils from 14 to
86 years of age and 30 years
experience of Basingstoke.
- Approved Hampshire
County Council Pass Plus instructor.
of the Driving Instructors Association
(DIA) & Enhanced
of local test routes.
lessons paid in advance and a money
Scammed driving tests.
You should not
use a search engine like Google, Yahoo, to
search for booking your driving test. This is
because there are too many scams on the
internet pretending to book test for you.
Instead, use the links on this page (top left
box) or go direct via: https://www.gov.uk
The DVSA charges
Theory = £23.00,
Practical test (weekday) = £62, Practical test
(Saturday) = £75.00.
Tip of the week: - Is your
car fit for test?
- It must be
insured in the pupils name.
- L Plates must
be clearly positioned at front and rear
(and not in the windows).
- An interior
mirror must be provided for the examiner.
- It must be
parked reversed in to the bay before the test.
- There must be
no defects with the car, i.e. no warning
lights, wipers, horn etc.
- Tyres must be
legal and inflated correctly (no space saver
- Have no
warning lights/messages displayed.
- Be smoke-free
(You can't smoke in it just before your
- Nothing must
be hanging off the car!
- It must be
able to achieve 62mph have 4 wheels and a max
mass of up to 3,500Kg.
- The car
should be clean and tidy inside the car.
- The number
plate must be legal and sufficiently clean.
- All the
lights must work and the lens not broken.
windscreen must be clear and not cracked.
- The vehicle
must be large enough to comfortably seat a
passenger in the rear.
- Proof that
any vehicles recalls have been completed -
- Check the
minimum test vehicle requirements - click
convertible, Ford Ka convertible, VW Beetle
convertible, Toyota IQ. Panel Vans are not
News in brief:
- One in five NEW cars
(352,000) fail their first MOT test
own light and indicator bulbs, tyres for 1.6mm
tread depth and damage and windscreen are not
chipped/cracked in the drivers view and the
wipers work correctly, as these are the most
common reasons for failure.
- Tails of rage
is the top reason for road rage among UK
drivers (49%), next comes mobile phone use
(45%) and then not using indicators (38%).
- Asleep at the wheel!
drivers have fallen asleep whilst driving and
37% say they have been so tired they have been
scared they would fall sleep. Drowsy drivers
contributed to 53 fatal and 351 serious
crashes in 2017.
- The nearest theory test centres
are (Click on the town to load Google Maps):
First Floor, Greyfriars Gate, Greyfriars Road,
Reading, RG1 1NU
Portland House, 55-57 High Street, Andover,
1 London House, Pickford Street, Aldershot,
Hampshire, GU11 1TY
189-199 West Street, Fareham, Hampshire, PO16
2nd Floor, South Suite Anglo City House, 2-6
Shirley Road, Southampton, SO15 3EU
to book test: https://www.gov.uk/book-theory-test
- Theory Test telephone: 0300 200
1122 Mon-Fri 8am to 4pm
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Driving School -
Webmaster: Tony Cotterell
Basingstoke Practical Test Centre:
Feed for Bad Weather
DSA Driving Test Centre,
Tel: 01256 462772
Practical test times:
08:10, 09:07, 10:14, 11:11, 12:38,
Saturdays subject to availability.