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Earlier Driving Test Dates at Sheffield

Are you ready for your short notice driving test Sheffield? Have you recently failed a driving test?

Short Notice driving Test Sheffield

If so, don’t delay.  Call us today and book your Short Notice Driving Test Sheffield. If your driving test is already booked, We can forward it to an earlier date.

There are two practical driving test centres in Sheffield. Both Sheffield Driving Test Centres are located on the surrounding edges of Sheffield. Due to the fact that the centre is on the edge of Sheffield there are several high speed country lanes. The examiner will also take you to varies junctions, roundabouts and dual carriageways

  • Sheffield Handsworth Practical Driving Test Centre Address
    Orgreave Way
    Handsworth
    Sheffield
    South Yorkshire
    S13 9LT
  • Test Centre Details:  Ramp access to Sheffield Handsworth Driving Test Centre for wheelchair users. Male, female and disabled toilets available. Car parking facilities available. There are signs around the building guiding you to designated car park. No practicing for manoeuvres allowed on these premises.
  • Test Centre Provides Tests For: Car, Taxi, Approved driving instructor – part two, Approved driving instructor – part three, Lorries, large vehicles and buses, Car and trailers
  • Sheffield Middlewood Practical Driving Test Centre Address
    508 Middlewood Road
    Sheffield
    South Yorkshire
    S6 1TQ
  • Test Centre Details:  Ramp access to Sheffield Middlewood Driving Test Centre for wheelchair users. Male, female and disabled toilets available. Car parking facilities available.
  • Test Centre Provides Tests For: Car, Taxi

Short Notice Driving Test Sheffield – Using your own car for your Test

You can take your driving test in your own car rather than your driving instructor’s if it meets certain rules.

Your test will be cancelled and you’ll have to pay again if your car doesn’t meet the rules.

Short Notice Driving Test Sheffield – Rules about the car

Driving Test Longbenton Checklist

If you are using your own car for Driving Test at Longbenton make sure it meets the required standard.

Your car must:

  • be taxed
  • be insured for a driving test (check with your insurance company).
  • be roadworthy and have a current MOT (if it’s over 3 years old).
  • have no warning lights showing, for example, the airbag warning light.
  • have no tyre damage and the legal tread depth on each tyre – you can’t have a space-saver spare tyre fitted.
  • be smoke-free – this means you can’t smoke in it just before or during the test.
  • be able to reach at least 62mph and have an mph speedometer.
  • have 4 wheels and a maximum authorised mass (MAM) of no more than 3,500 kg.

The MAM is the limit on how much the car can weigh when it’s loaded. It’ll be in the car’s handbook.

Short Notice Driving Test Sheffield – Things that must be fitted.

The car must have:

  • an extra interior rear-view mirror for the examiner
  • L-plates (‘L’ or ‘D’ plates in Wales) on the front and rear
  • a passenger seatbelt for the examiner and a proper passenger head restraint (not a slip-on type)

Short Notice Driving Test Sheffield – Manual and Automatic cars.

Driving Test at Longbenton in Automatic and Manual Car

You can take your Driving Test at Longbenton in an automatic or manual car

You can take the test in a:

  • manual car – these have 3 pedals
  • automatic or semi-automatic car – these have 2 pedals

You’ll only be able to drive automatic or semi-automatic cars if you take your test in one.

Short Notice Driving Test Sheffield – Hire cars.

You can take your test in a hire car if it’s fitted with dual controls and meets all the other rules.

Short Notice Driving Test Sheffield – Vehicle features.

You can use a car with:

  • an electronic parking brake.
  • hill-start assist.

Short Notice Driving Test Sheffiel – Cars you can’t use.

Some cars can’t be used in the test because they don’t give the examiner all-round vision.

You can’t use any of the following:

  • BMW Mini convertible.
  • Ford KA convertible.
  • Toyota iQ.
  • VW Beetle convertible.

Check with the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) before you book your test if you want to use a:

  • convertible car.
  • panel van.

DVSA driving test enquiries
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Telephone: 0300 200 1122
Monday to Friday, 8am to midday
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Sheffield South Yorkshire Driving Test Routes

Book Driving Test Sheffield – Driving Test Routes

Recently the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) stopped publishing the driving test routes for each test centre to prevent test candidates from practising the routes that the examiners take you on. The driving test routes for Sheffield may have changed in the mean-time. However it is likely they are very similar if not identical.

Short Notice Driving Test Sheffield . Driving Test Route Number one Sheffield.
Type of Test Route. Car.
Name/ Number of Road. Direction.
DTC.
Richmond Park Rd. 1 st right.
Richmond Park Crescent. 1 st left.
Richmond Park Avenue. EOR left.
Richmond Park Rd. T/L left.
Handsworth Rd. Roundabout right 4 th exit.
Handsworth Rd. 3 rd left.
Fitzalan Rd. EOR left.
Handsworth Rd. 2 nd right.
Bramley Lane. 2 nd right.
Redthorn Rd. EOR right.
Bramley Hall Rd. EOR left.
Bramley Park Rd. Left.
Richmond Rd. 7 th left
Normanton Hill/Normanton Spring
Rd.
3 rd right.
Dyke Vale Rd. EOR left.
Birley Spa Lane. EOR left.
Moss Way. Roundabout left 1 st exit.
Mosborough Parkway. Roundabout ahead 2 nd exit.
Mosborough Parkway. Roundabout ahead 2 nd exit.
Over bridge to ‘pear shaped’
roundabout.
Ahead.
Slip Rd. Roundabout right 3 rd exit.
Handsworth Rd. 2 nd T/L right.
Richmond Park Rd. DTC.
DTC

 

Short Notice Driving Test Sheffield. Driving Test Sheffield Route Number Two.
Name/ Number of Road. Direction.
DTC.
Richmond Park Rd. 3 rd left.
Athelstan Rd. EOR right.
Richmond Rd. 2 nd right.
Richmond Hall Rd. 1 st right.
Spinkhill Rd. EOR left.
Richmond Hall Avenue. EOR left.
Spinkhill Drive. EOR right.
Spinkhill Avenue. EOR left.
Hastilar Rd South/Chadwick Rd. 4 th left.
Woodthorpe Rd. EOR left.
Richmond Rd. 1 st right.
Hastilar Rd South. EOR left.
Richmond Rd. 2 nd left
Normanton Hill/Normanton Spring
Rd/Coisley Hill.
Roundabout ahead 2 nd exit.
Coisley Hill/Sheffield Rd/Tannery
Street/Market St.
9 th left.
Beaver Hill Rd. EOR left.
Retford Rd. 1 st right.
Rotherham Rd / Highfield Rd. Roundabout left 1 st exit.
Highfield Springs. Roundabout right 3 rd exit.
Highfield Springs. Roundabout left 1 st exit.
Poplar Way. Roundabout left 1 st exit.
Slip Rd. Join dual carriageway.
Sheffield Parkway. 1 st exit.
Slip Rd. Roundabout left 1 st exit.
Handsworth Rd. 2 nd T/L right.
Richmond Park Rd. DTC.
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