Approval of a Provisional Driver Training Course - Australian Capital Territory

Service summary

You will be required to apply for this approval if you intend to provide a driver training course within the Australian Capital Territory. Authorised Driving instructors are required to seek approval for any driver training courses they intend to provide to provisionally licensed drivers for the purposes of:

  • Removing the requirement to display P-plates
  • Doubling the number of demerit points for a provisional licence holder from 4 to 8.

Provisionally licensed drivers within the ACT are required to display P-plates for three years, unless they successfully complete a road ready training course. If a road ready training course has been completed, they are approved to remove their P-plates after six months.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible to receive this approval you must:

  • Be an accredited driving instructor
  • Submit an application
  • Pay the required fee.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Approval of a Provisional Driver Training Course - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate
Access Canberra
Road Transport Authority

Act(s) name

Road Transport (Driver Licensing) Act 1999 (Australian Capital Territory)

Regulation(s) name

Road Transport (Driver Licensing) Regulation 2000 (Australian Capital Territory)

Contact details

General Enquiries
Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate
Access Canberra
Road Transport Authority


Mailing address:
PO BOX 582
Dickson, Australian Capital Territory 2602

Phone:

02 62077101

Phone:

02 62077171

Phone:

132281
roaduserservices@act.gov.au

Website:

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