Before you get going, make sure you have all the correct information and the right documentation to get organised.
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Yes. You must be at least 17 to learn to ride a motorcycle.
Yes. You need a provisional Category A licence. This is either included in your full car licence or as part of a provisional licence. You can apply for a provisional licence online or by filling in the D1 application form from the DVLA or Post Office®
Before you can ride a motorcycle, scooter or moped on the road you have to complete
Compulsory Basic Training at an approved training body (ATB).
There’s more than one test. First, there’s the motorcycle theory test. When you’ve passed that, you’ve got two years to take your practical test. For the three practical test options, see the next question.
Yes. Depending on the size of engine you want your bike to have, you can choose to train and take your test for an A1 or A2 Motorcycle Licence. Or, if you’re over 21, you can do Direct Access, meaning you train and take the test on a larger bike.
For the latest information on learning to ride a bike, have a look at direct.gov.uk
We have gone to great lengths to ensure that information provided here is up to date and
correct, however for the latest information please visit www.dvla.gov.uk
FREEDOM TO CHOOSE
Browse the bikes to create your shortlist. There's something for everyone, you might be surprised to learn that Harley-Davidson motorcycles are much more affordable than you think. Then it's off to the dealer to see, feel and here the detail, quality and craftsmanship first hand.
Some things just can't be put into words. When you find the right bike and start it up for the first time, you'll know what we mean.
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