Quick Answer: How Long Does A C1 Provisional Last?

Do you need a C1 Licence to drive a motorhome?

To drive a motorhome with a MAM of between 3.5 and 7.5 tonnes, you need a category C1 licence.

To drive a motorhome with a MAM of over 7.5 tonnes, you need a category C licence.

Check which vehicles you can drive and the licence and age requirements for towing.

Licence requirements may be different in Northern Ireland..

Can I drive a 7.5 ton lorry on a 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 much does a C1 provisional Licence cost?

All C1 training is charged at £50/hr, DVSA Test Fee is £115 (£141 out of hours). This means that your C1 training and test could cost as little as £515 including test fee! Some training companies will try and talk your in to taking Category C Training as that is the only type vehicle that they have.

Do I need a medical for a 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. … Drivers who passed their C1 practical test from 1st January 1997 onwards automatically receive C1+E category provisional licence.

What does C1 mean on driving Licence?

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

How do you get a C1 Licence for a motorhome?

In order to begin a C1 training course, you will need to be over the age of 18 and hold a category B driving licence. Before you can start any form of training, you will need to apply and successfully pass an HGV (Heavy Goods Vehicle) medical test; this is a legal requirement.

What is provisional C1 entitlement?

The C1 driving licence allows people to drive vans up to 7.5 tonnes. Drivers who pass the 7.5 tonne C1 test will become entitled to drive C1 rigid vehicles up to 7.5 tonnes with a trailer up to 750kg. … The other common role for which a C1 licence is required is to work with the NHS as a paramedic or as A&E Support.

Can I drive a C1 on my Licence?

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

What is the difference between C and C1 driving Licence?

‘C1 and ‘C’ licences If the vehicle has a MAM between 3.5 tonnes and 7.5 tonnes then a category ‘C1’ LGV driving licence is needed, however, if the (MAM) is more than 7.5 tonnes then a category ‘C’ LGV driving licence is needed.

How long are provisional Licences taking?

Postal applications can take up to three weeks, whereas online applications should be processed within a week. When submitting your provisional licence application, you’ll need to inform the DVLA of the following: all addresses you’ve lived at over the last three years. a colour passport-style photo.

How do you get C1 entitlement?

Once you have passed your LGV medical examination, you must then make an application to the DVLA for your category C1 provisional licence. In order to make this application, you will need to complete a D2 Application Form, which can be obtained from your local post office, or can be ordered online from the DVLA.

How much is a C1 theory test?

A theory test costs £23 for cars, and the driving test costs £62.

How do I know if I have a C1 Licence?

If you took driving lessons and passed your driving test before the 1st January 1997, you may notice that your licence already includes the C1 category. If this is the case, you will be able to notice that the C1 section on the back of your licence would have been filled in and includes the number 107.

What are C1 and D1 entitlements?

C1 Light goods vehicle between 3500kg MAM and 7500kg MAM. C1+E Light goods vehicle between 3500kg MAM and 7500kg MAM with trailer. D1 Minibus with up to 16 passenger seats. D1+E Minibus with up to 16 passenger seats and trailer.