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COVID-19

Northern Ireland lockdown extended to 5 March

Under lockdown restrictions, driving instructors (except for motorcycles) are not permitted to operate.

Driving test

Government has “no current plans” to extend theory test certificates

Department for Transport says it is important that road safety knowledge is up-to-date for new drivers.

Legal

Police pay lowest car insurance premiums

Driving instructors pay the third cheapest premiums for their personal vehicles, according to Quotezone research.

Driving test

Learner drivers out of pocket due to lack of theory test extensions

Learners pay the cost of expired theory test certificates as well as retaking the test.

Driver Behaviour

Nine in 10 motorists take a drive to help mental health

90% of those surveyed said they had driven their car to clear their head during the pandemic.

COVID-19

Wales to remain under level 4 restrictions

Driving lessons must not take place in alert level 4. Car driving tests are also suspended.

COVID-19

Mainland Scotland to stay in lockdown until at least 31 January

Driving lessons and tests are suspended during the lockdown.

COVID-19

NASP urges government to extend theory test certificates

NASP is pushing for a change in the law to extend the expiry date on theory certificates.

COVID-19

New lockdowns for England and Scotland

Driver training and testing suspended in England, mainland Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

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