Driver trainer accreditation - Queensland


You need this accreditation if you are paid to provide driving lessons to a pre-licensed driver. Driver trainers provide an educational experience to learner drivers which promotes the necessary knowledge, attitude, and skill base for the efficient and safe operation of a motor vehicle on the public road system.

All accredited trainers who provide the car used for driving lessons, must ensure the car is fitted with training controls, a dual internal rearview mirror and an external driving mirror on each side of the car.

All the accredited driver trainers must comply with the 'Code of conduct for accredited driver trainers'.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this accreditation, you must:

  • hold a valid open licence for a continuous period of at least one year immediately prior to making the application
  • have a sound traffic and criminal history record
  • possess a blue card
  • be medically fit
  • read and understand the code of conduct
  • complete the approved training course - see the 'Approved registered training providers of driving instruction courses' for a list of training providers that offer the course.


One year


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $332.70

Fees for 2021-22

Renew Renewal All $332.70

Fees for 2021-22


This accreditation cannot be transferred.

Administering agency

Department of Transport and Main Roads

Customer Services, Safety and Regulation Division

Transport Regulation Branch

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Transport Regulation Branch

Customer Services, Safety and Regulation Division

Department of Transport and Main Roads

Phone: 13 23 80
Website: Transport and motoring customer service centres (Opens in new window)