Useful resources for driving students and drivers alike. Worth checking!
Holders of international driving permits upgrading to an Australian licence are NOT eligible for a keys2drive free lesson. To be eligible for a keys2drive free lesson the learner driver MUST hold an Australian learners permit and be progressing to their P Plates. Click here for eligibility requirements.
Driving Lessons are essential in accumulating the confidence you'll need when getting behind the wheel of a car. They are also vital since driving lessons can help teach you the rules of the road. Learning, as well as practice can make a major difference. Being on the road in a car is a huge responsibility. We request that you in no way take that duty lightly and invest in driving lessons to enhance or develop your driving skills.
VicRoads advises there are changes to the Road Rules, effective as of 30 June 2012.
Rain can be a major hazard on our roads here in Australia. The streets become slippery, making it more difficult to see and it takes longer for you to come to a complete stop. Add oil into this mix and other things on the road surface and it's no surprise that there are more accidents when it's raining.
This handbook will help you study for your learner permit and licence tests. It contains important road safety and road law information that will prepare you for safe driving. You may also be interested in reading about the Drive Test.
Availability and cost
Available for purchase from the Victorian Government Bookshop, by calling the Victorian Government Bookshop on 1300 366 356, attending a VicRoads Customer Service Centre, selected newsagencies, some libraries and other retail outlets (cost can vary between retailers). Please refer to Licence publications and products for information on the Road to Solo Driving Handbook fee.
Depending on which state or territory you live in across Australia, all learners licences are given out by each states respective roads and transport authority. If as a resident of Victoria you're unsure where to go for yours, this quick guide to getting started will help you out.