Provided are contact details for Gipsy Lane Driving Test Centre, test route tips, test booking information and help passing the driving test in Leicester.
TEST CENTRE CONTACT DETAILS
Practical Driving Test Centre Address
Opposite Oliver Road
Test Centre Details: Please note, Gipsy Lane Driving Test Centre is no longer in operation. Please see Cannock Driving Test Centre or Wigston Driving Test Centre. There is a paved area around one side of Gipsy Lane Driving Test Centre car park leading to the entrance as well as paved tactile slabs positioned on a slope at the entrance for candidates with mobility impairment. Large car parking facilities available for test candidates. Male and female toilets are available.
Test Centre Provides Tests For: Car, Taxi
THE DRIVING TEST at Gipsy Lane
Although Gipsy Lane Driving Test Centre has reasonably high pass rates, there will still be difficult and challenging roads during the test. In-town driving will take you over all traffic systems. A good knowledge of the local systems around the test centre such as multi-lane roundabouts, junctions and crossroads of all types will benefit.
Other roads likely are dual carriageways such as the A563 and possibly country roads. See the country road driving tutorial for advice on using these road types for the test. You will be expected to demonstrate one test manoeuvre from the four available, Bay parking is possible as Gipsy Lane Driving Test Centre has bays.
The choice of manoeuvres is for the examiner to decide. The emergency stop is a probability as it is requested one in every three tests conducted. Independent driving takes around 10 minutes of the 30 – 40 minute driving test.
BOOKING A DRIVING TEST AT Gipsy Lane DRIVING TEST CENTRE
Pick a time when booking your practical test that is at its quietest for the area around your chosen test centre. Quieter roads, avoiding rush hour will enable a smoother stress free test. The are two methods that you can use to book your test:
Book a driving test by phone
The book a driving test section contains the DVSA telephone numbers for booking a practical driving test at Gipsy Lane Driving Test Centre by phone. This telephone number directs you to an automated test booking line, although if you browse the option you can talk to a assistant.
Book your driving test online
Often the preferable method to book a driving test at Gipsy Lane Driving Test Centre is via the internet. This option displays to you all the available test slots allowing you to choose a time and day that is suitable for you.
Rescheduling or cancelling the driving test
3 working days notice is required to cancel the driving test at Gipsy Lane if you require a full refund. The same conditions apply if you wish to reschedule. Cancellations and rescheduling can be done via the contact details above.
Gipsy Lane DRIVING TEST CENTRE PASS RATES
The pass rates vary depending on which driving test centre that you take your practical test with. Once you have found a test centre closest to you, the driving test pass rates section will provide you with an indication of the statistics for that test centre.
Gipsy Lane TEST CENTRE TELEPHONE NUMBER
If you wish to book or amend a practical driving test time or date, please follow the instructions above as this cannot be done via test centres directly. You may contact Gipsy Lane Driving Test Centre, or any driving test centre to inform the manager that you may be late, or to enquire whether a test is still going ahead due to bad weather. See driving tests in bad weather for further information. You may find your test centre telephone contact number in the driving test centre contact numbers section.
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