Quick Answer: How Do I Get A C1 Licence UK?

How much does a c1 Licence cost?

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The cost of a Category C1 Driving Test is £115.00.

It is necessary for candidates wishing to attain a Category C1 Licence to first attain a Driving Standards Agency L.G.V.

Theory Pass Certificate..

What is the difference between C and c1 driving Licence?

It’s basically an upgrade on the standard C1 license, which means it can only be taken once the driver has already completed their C1 test and got the license. A category C license allows drivers to drive vehicles over 3.5 tonnes, but must not exceed 32 tonnes.

Can I still drive a 7.5 tonne with car Licence?

The driving licence requirements for a 7.5-tonne vehicle vary depending on when a driver got their car driving licence. … However, drivers who passed their car driving test from 1 January 1997 will have to take a separate C1 test in order to drive a 7.5-tonne truck, or any vehicle weighing in excess of 3.5 tonnes.

How can I pass my c1 test?

Passing C1 driving test tipsStudy hard, but in short duration and read as much as you can, like the Highway code, know your signs books.Brush up on your hazard perception and find online help or buy a DVD.Take mock tests here. We supply all of the software to ensure you have the best chance of passing.

How do you get a c1 Licence?

You should apply for a learner permit for Category C or C1 to drive a truck and Category D or D1 to drive a bus. Before you can apply for your first learner permit, you must first complete and pass a Driver Theory Test.

How long does a c1 Licence last?

5 yearsIf you apply to claim your first lorry or bus test pass or renew your driving licence on or after 19 January 2013, the licence issued will be valid for a maximum of 5 years. This affects you if you have passed driving tests for categories C1, C, D1, D, C1E, CE, D1E or DE.

Do I need a c1 Licence to drive a campervan?

If you passed your test before 1st January 1997, you will automatically be licensed to drive category C1 vehicles, meaning that you can legally drive vehicles weighing up to 7,500kg. This will be enough to cover almost all motorhomes, with the exception of large, American-style RVs.

How much is the c1 theory test?

Category C1+E – from £555 C1+E training is charged at £55/hr with a practical test fee of £115. We find the best method for this type of training is to take the candidate for a 4 hour assessment (£220) and advise an additional number of hours to come to test standard forming the course.

Can I drive a motorhome on a car license?

To drive the smaller motorhomes and campervans weighing less than 3,500kg, your car driving licence (category B) will usually be sufficient. There is a date dependent (01/01/1997) change in the category that allows drivers who passed before that date to drive any vehicle and trailer combination up to 8,250kg MAM.

Do you need a medical for c1 Licence?

From January 1997 drivers must have a medical when applying for a provisional licence for the C1 category and must renew their medical every 5 years from 45 up to 65, then annually from 65.

What can I drive on a c1 Licence?

Category C1 You can drive vehicles between 3,500 and 7,500kg MAM (with a trailer up to 750kg).