When booking your practical test, please let DSA know if you:
are deaf or have severe hearing difficulties
in any way restricted in your movements ( no matter how slight )
have any physical disability ( no matter how small
No matter how serious your disability might be, you will still take the same driving test as every other test candidate.
However, more time is allowed for the test. This is to allow the examiner to talk to you about your disability and any adaptations
fitted to your vehicle.
Using an interpreter
You may bring your own interpreter for your practical test
as long as they are:
not a driving instructor
over 16 years of age
You will be responsible for arranging
your interpreter and for any necessary fees.
If you take your practical test from 6 April 2010 your approved driving
instructor can be your interpreter.