Motor Driving Instructors Licence - South Australia


Any person who intends to work as a driving instructor must obtain a licence to do so. Applicants must have undertaken appropriate training and meet certain conditions. Transport SA has accredited a number of private training providers.

Service type


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


Five years.


2019-2020 fees:
$80 Road Law test
$267.00 Regulator assessment (car) per assessment
$437.00 Regulator assessment (heavy vehicle) per assessment

Act(s) name

Motor Vehicles Act 1959 South Australia

Additional information

Have held a driver???s licence for at least 4 years
Have held an unconditional driver???s licence for a continuous period of not less than 2 years preceding the date of
your application (minimum age 21 years)
Not have been disqualified from holding a driver???s licence in the preceding 2 years

Completed Certificate of Fitness
National Police Clearance Certificate
Two written character references
Proof of identity

Administering agency

Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure

Transport SA

Contact details

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

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Transport SA

Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure

Mailing address: GPO Box 1354
Adelaide SA 5001
Phone: 0884633982