Practical driving Test Centres
Barking test centre is located near Tanner Road. The test centre doesn’t have a car park although sometimes they do use Goodmayes test centre car park instead. Due to the busy nature of the area parking can be quite difficult.. There is very little or no country road driving, but some dual carriageway and few roundabouts. Areas covered on the test route can include Barking, Ilford, Goodmayes and Dagenham. DC A406 and A13
Brentwood test centre is located near to the train station. There is no bay parking at the test centre but parking can be an issue due to the limited space available. The test routes typically include the busy town centre, country roads and dual carriageways. Most test routes will include Wilson's Corner mini roundabout, Shenfield, A12 and A127 and Great Warley.
Chelmsford test centre is located on an industrial estate just outside of the town centre. The test centre has the facility for bay parking which is used quite often. Chelmsford has a busy town centre with lots of light controlled junctions and some narrow streets. Both dual carriageway and country roads feature on the test routes
Chingford test centre is located just off Station Road, a busy high street. The test centre has a car park right next to the train station which slopes, so good clutch control is needed. Both country road and dual carriageway could feature during the test. Areas covered on the test routes include Chingford, Loughton, Enfield and Buckhurst Hill
Enfield test centre is a new centre located close to Enfield town centre. The test centre has no bay parking. There are a number of large roundabouts near Enfield, as well as country lanes and dual carriageways, all of which are likely to feature on test routes. Areas covered on the test routes include Enfield, Ponders End and Chingford
Goodmayes test centre is located just off the busy High Street. The test centre has a small car park which can be used for bay parking. Due to the size of the car park at Goodmayes it is advisable not to arrive at the test centre until around 10 minutes before your test. There is more emphasis on dual carriageway driving than country lanes. Areas covered by the test routes can include Goodmayes, Ilford, Barking, Dagenham, Hainault, Chadwell Heath and Gants Hill. DC A13 A12 A406
Grays/Tilbury test centre is located near to Tilbury train station and docks and close to Tilbury high street. The test centre has bay parking in a very small car park. Typically test routes include country roads and dual carriageways. Areas covered during the test may include the A12, Tilbury, Grays town centre, Chafford Hundred, Orsett and Stifford Clays.
Hither Green Driving Test Centre is located on Ennersdale Road located in the London Borough of Lewisham.. The test centre has the facility for bay parking. The test centre has a small car park which is used for bay parking. Due to the size of the car park it is advisable not to arrive at the test centre until around 5 minutes before your test. Hither Green has number of large roundabouts including Cliftons Roundabout and Yourshire Gray Roundabout.
Hornchurch test centre is located just off Hornchurch high street. The test centre has no requirement for bay parking. Hornchurch has a busy town centre and parking outside the test centre can be difficult at times. Most of the test routes will include either country lanes or dual carriageways. Areas covered on the test routes can include Rainham, Elm Park, Romford, Gidea Park and Hornchurch town centre
Loughton test centre is located just off Loughton High Street. The test centre has a car park and leaving the test centre could take you into the busy town centre. There tends to be more country road driving than dual carriageway. Areas covered on the test routes include Loughton, Chingford, Buckhurst Hill, Abridge, Epping, Theydon Bois and the Woodford areas
Wanstead test centre is located in Redbridge. The test centre has no requirement for bay parking. There are few big rounabouts and there is dual carriageway driving including A12 and A406. Areas covered on the test routes can include Woodford, Redbridge, A12., A406