Passing your Class 5 road test is the very last step in graduated licensing.
You might also take the Class 5 road test if
You can take the Class 5 test once you've driven for at least 24 months in the novice (N) stage, prohibition-free. It's also possible to take the Class 5 test after 18 months by taking an ICBC-approved driver training course.
Just look for the exam date (EED) on the back of your licence. It's the earliest date you can take your test.
You will drive in more demanding environments than you did in the Class 7 road test. You will perform manoeuvers that show you are now a safe, experienced driver with excellent vehicle control.
Your examiner will look for:
The test and examiner feedback takes about 1 hour. See preparing for a road test for more information.
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When you come for your test, bring
The licence fee is $17 if your current licence will expire in more than six months, or $75 if your current licence will expire in six months or less.
The Class 5 road test must be booked in advance.
How can we help you on your road test?
We know road tests can be stressful. That's why our driver examiners want to help you feel more comfortable during your test.
Please print, fill in, and give this card to your driver examiner. It'll help them to answer any questions you might have and better understand your needs.
After passing your road test, you qualify for a full-privilege Class 5 driver's licence.
If you don't pass, you may take the test again after 14 days for another $50 fee. Review your test results, study your driving guides, practice and try again when you feel ready.