You can apply for your provisional driving licence online by visiting the Driving and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) website or ask your local Post Office for a D1 application form.
The application fee for your first provisional licence is either online £34 or by post £43.
Your main local post office also provides a driving licence application process for an additional cost of £4.
Apply for your provisional licence up to 2 months before your 17th birthday or up to 3 months before your 16th birthday if you are registered as disabled. Click to Apply
When you are in receipt of your driving licence you can book your theory test from the date of the legal age to drive.