Provided are contact details for Stranraer Driving Test Centre, test route tips, test booking information and help passing the driving test in Dumfries.
TEST CENTRE CONTACT DETAILS
Practical Driving Test Centre Address
Northwest Castle Hotel
Test Centre Details: No ramp access to Stranraer Driving Test Centre for wheelchair users. Special arrangements will be made for disabled candidates. Male only toilets available. No car parking facilities available.
Test Centre Provides Tests For: Car, Motorcycle module 2
THE DRIVING TEST IN Stranraer
Being as Stranraer Driving Test Centre is situated in a rural area, the driving test is likely to involve rural country roads and villages. High speed ‘A’ roads such as the A77 are present and are also likely.
In Stranraer itself, the examiner will assess your ability for safety, control and regards to others from various roads such as narrow streets, residential areas and all traffic systems such as roundabouts, crossroads and junctions. The driving test from Stranraer is to include a single test manoeuvre, around 10 minutes of independent driving and the emergency stop being a 1-in-3 possibility.
The test routes are compiled by the examiners who conduct the tests at each specific test centre. Test routes are compiled to utilise as many varied road types and traffic systems as possible so to ensure the test candidate is proficient in all aspects of driving.
Test routes often include difficult parts and by gaining knowledge of the routes offers valuable insight into what to expect on the test. Driving test routes may be available to view or a downloadable app for your mobile device in your area, including Stranraer Driving Test Centre.
BOoKING A DRIVING TEST AT Stranraer DRIVING TEST CENTRE
Test centres are generally open to conduct tests five days per week, Monday to Friday. Those in rural areas may however conduct tests on a part-time basis only. Test times and date availability will be shown whilst making a booking.
Book a driving test by phone
Practical driving tests can be booked over the telephone via an automated service. To book a test at Stranraer Driving Test Centre, see the book a driving test section for booking contact telephone numbers. Although this is an automated service, a Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) assistant can be reached by following the prompts.
Book your driving test online
The majority of test candidates book their driving test over the internet as the available free test slots are made visible to be taken. To make a test booking at Stranraer Driving Test Centre, see the book a driving test section.
Rescheduling or cancelling the driving test
Driving Tests can be rescheduled or cancelled. Changing your driving test date can be done providing three working days’ notice is given. To cancel your test and receive a full refund from DVSA bookings, three working days’ notice must also be provided. Saturdays are also classed as a working day.
Stranraer DRIVING TEST CENTRE PASS RATES
Practical driving test pass rates vary from centre to centre. This can often be due to the location, often busier areas having a slightly lower pass rate. Driving tests can be taken at any UK test centre. Choosing an area that you feel more confident in may benefit. The driving test pass rates section may show driving test pass rate statistics for your practical test centre.
Stranraer TEST CENTRE TELEPHONE NUMBER
For driving test booking and test amendments such as rescheduling or cancelling, please only contact the DVSA as above. Test centre staff may be contacted directly if you have a question that directly relates to your test – examples may include an issue with your test vehicle (see cars for the driving test), or if a test is still going ahead due to bad weather (see driving tests in bad weather for further information). Your test centre contact telephone details (including Stranraer Driving Test Centre) may be located driving test centre contact numbers section.
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