Vehicle Category Descriptions

For Driving Tests Passed After 1.1.1997 & Minimum Ages For Driving in Great Britain

In general, the minimum ages for driving on British roads are 16 years for invalid carriages and mopeds, 17 years for agricultural or forestry tractors, small vehicles and motorcycles, and 21 years for medium/large sized vehicles, minibuses and buses.


Listed below is the description of the vehicle and the minimum ages required to drive these vehicles.


All weights refer to Maximum Authorised Mass (MAM) unless stated otherwise.


For more details, see desktop page.

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