lIford DVSA Theory Test Center
253 High Street
Frequently Asked Questions
What documents do i need to take to my theory test?
You need to bring your driving licence - the photocard.
If you have an old-style paper licence, you must take your signed driving licence and a valid passport. No other form of photographic identification will be accepted.
Find your lost theory test pass certificate number
You can find your theory test pass certificate number if you’ve lost your original letter - you’ll need it when you book your practical test, and might need it if you change or cancel your practical test.
You’ll need your
- Great Britain or Northern Ireland provisional driving licence number
- email address to get your booking confirmation - you can’t book online if you don’t have one
Theory test booking online
Book, check, change or cancel your theory driving test online
Book your theory test from £31 using this official theory test booking service - you'll need your provisional
licence number and an email address to book online
Book by telephone
DVSA theory test bookings
Telephone: 0300 200 1122
Welsh language: 0300 200 1133
Textphone: 0300 200 1166
Monday to Friday, 8am to 4pm
Preparing for the multiple-choice part
To prepare for the multiple-choice part of the theory test you should use 3 books known as the ‘source material’. They are:
You can buy all the publications from most high street book shops and download the ‘Know your traffic signs’ booklet