There are various steps involved in getting a Western Australian (WA) driver's licence. You will need to develop your knowledge of the road rules, your driving skills and safe driving habits.
Find out about Western Australia's driver training and licensing system, including information on vehicle classes and eligibility requirements to learn to drive or hold/upgrade a licence for each class. Go to Introduction to getting a licence or select from the following:
Find out about the different motorcycle classes in Western Australia and the steps required to obtain a licence to ride each one. Information on the review of the motorcycle rider training and licensing system is also provided here. Go to Licence to ride a moped or motorcycle or select from the following:
Find out what steps you need to take to get a licence to drive a car (C Class vehicle) in Western Australia. Go to Licence to drive a car or select from the following:
If you want to drive a vehicle that has a gross vehicle mass over 4.5 tonnes, or a vehicle that seats more than 12 adults, you must hold a driver's licence that authorises you to drive a heavy vehicle. Find out how to get a licence in Western Australia. Go to Licence to drive a heavy vehicle or select from the following:
There is a variety of resources available to help you during the six steps of obtaining your driverís licence, including online quizzes and a simulator of the hazard perception test. Go to Learner activities and resources
Find out how to obtain, maintain and renew a driving instructor's licence in Western Australia. Also provided here is guidance on developing community based driver training, and resources for anyone teaching someone how to drive. Go to Driving instructors & teachers or select from the following: