Do Pakistani Nationals Need To Take The Driving Theory Test?

February 25th, 2011

If you are a learner driver you must take and pass your theory test ahead of you can book your practical exam. If you currently possess a driving licence you might not have to take another theory test if you want to start driving a different automobile.

style=”text-decoration: underline;”>UK licence holders

You will need to take a theory exam if you want a licence for a new class of vehicle, for instance, if you have a car licence and you want a motorbike licence you will need to take a theory exam.

If, having said that, you would want to upgrade within a vehicle class you will not usually need to take a theory exam, for instance, if you have a full automatic car licence and you wish a manual car licence you will not have to take a theory test.

It is your responsibility to ensure you have the correct licence for the automobile you are driving. If you are not sure if you need to take a theory exam please contact the Driving Standards Agency (DSA) or the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA).

style=”text-decoration: underline;”>Foreign licence holders

If you possess a legitimate Community licence and you are visiting Great Britain, you can drive any vehicle for as long as your licence stays legitimate. The appropriate full entitlement for the vehicle you would like to drive must be shown on your licence.

The EEA countries are as follows:

Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Republic of Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovenia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom

style=”text-decoration: underline;”>Outside Europe

If you possess a full driving licence issued outside the EEA it may be feasible to exchange it for an equal British licence. You should contact the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) to find out if you can exchange your foreign licence.

If you cannot exchange your foreign licence you will have to apply for a British provisional licence and take a theory and practical test.

If you require study material for the driving theory test you can obtain the following products from

Translation of The Driving Theory Test In Urdu

Translation of The Highway Code In Urdu

Full Audio Voice Over Of The Entire Practical Driving Test In Urdu



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