Question: Do I Need To Take A Motorcycle Theory Test If I Have A Car Licence?

Do you have to do a theory test for a motorcycle if you have a car Licence?

To get one of these, first, you need to be over 24 years old, with either a full car licence, or a provisional licence showing Category A.

Next, you will need to pass the Motorcycle Theory test.

Then you will need to complete Compulsory Basic training (CBT).

Do I need a provisional Licence for a motorcycle if I have a full car Licence?

That gets rid of the need for a provisional licence, since a provisional bike licence is included on the car entitlement. If you passed your car test on or after 1 February 2001, you need a CBT, and then you’ll be fully qualified to wield a moped, again with no L-plates needed.

Can I drive a motorbike with a car Licence?

Getting a motorbike licence. You aren’t able to legally ride a moped or motorbike on the road until you do. The only exception to this is if you have passed your driving test before 1 February 2001. In which case you can ride a moped (up to 50cc) with no L plates, without taking a CBT course or the full moped test.

Can I ride a 250cc motorcycle on a car Licence?

Yes if you have taken and passed your full motorcycle test for category A1, A2 or A OR your CBT certificate is still valid. You can ride up to 125cc with a valid CBT certificate. (or a full motorcycle licence category A) A 250cc motorcycle will required a full motorcycle licence.

What bike can I ride with a full car Licence UK?

If you have a full car licence, you can ride a motorcycle or scooter up to 125cc but you have to take your Compulsory Basic Training first.

Can I ride a 125 on a full car license?

Car driving test passed before 1 February 2001

You can ride a moped (max 50cc) without L plates. If you want to ride a motorcycle over 50cc and up to 125cc you will need to take CBT. Once you have a valid CBT certificate you can ride a 125cc with L plates.

Do I need a CBT if I have a full car license?

You don’t have to take CBT if you: want to ride a moped (up to 50cc) and you passed your car driving test before 1 February 2001. want to ride a motorcycle and have a full moped licence from passing a moped test since 1 December 1990. have a full motorcycle licence for one category and want to upgrade to another.

Do you need a CBT with a full car Licence?

CBT if you have a car driving licence

If you passed your car driving test before 1 February 2001 you can ride a moped without completing compulsory basic training (CBT). If you passed your car driving test on or after 1 February 2001, you must complete a CBT course to confirm your full moped licence.

Do I need to do a CBT if I have a driving Licence?

You do not need to take compulsory basic training ( CBT ) to ride a moped if you passed your car driving test before 1 February 2001.

Can I take my motorcycle test on an automatic?

Remember – if you pass your test on an automatic motorcycle, then you are only allowed to ride automatic motorcycles in your licence class.

What is a Category A bike Licence?

The AM category is a moped-only licence, which you can hold from the age of 16. An A1 licence is open to 17-year-olds upwards and restricts riders to 125cc, without L-plates. The A2 licence restricts you to motorcycles of up to 35kW (47bhp), and you must take your test on a bike of more than 20kW (27bhp).

How much does a bike Licence cost?

How much does the practical motorbike test cost? Module one costs £15.50 and module two costs £75 (£88.50 on weekends). Both modules together should take little over an hour, and you need to pass both to be given a full licence.

How do I get a full bike Licence UK?

To ride on public roads you first need to get a provisional licence and then complete compulsory basic training ( CBT ) to get a certificate. You must pass both parts of your practical test within 2 years of taking the theory test. If you do not, you’ll have to start the process again.

Can I ride a trike on a car Licence UK?

Under the European legislation Able-bodied people who didn’t hold a full Category B (car) licence prior to January 19th 2013 will have to pass a motorcycle test on a solo motorcycle before they can ride a Trike. (Those who already hold a full motorcycle licence will by default be able to ride Trikes).

Can you fail a CBT test?

The CBT is not a test, so you theoretically cannot ‘pass or fail’ your CBT. Although you can’t fail a CBT test, you may be asked to come back for additional training until the instructor feels you are safe to ride on the road.