Driver licence and learner permit fees

Learn about the fees you pay for licences, tests, permits and appointments.

Car, motorcycle, dual and heavy vehicle licences.

Type of licence 3 years 4 years 10 years
New, reissue* or renewal
For full or P2 probationary licences
$85.50 N/A $292.80
New, reissue*
For P1 probationary licences
N/A $113.90 N/A
Free Licence Scheme
For eligible drivers under 25
 Free N/A N/A

* A card payment fee applies when using VISA or Mastercard.

* A reissue is when you need to reapply for a licence or permit after a cancellation period, if it’s expired by more than five years (with no other licences/permits in other jurisdictions) or if you've lost your licence.

Note: You might also need to pay an appointment and test fee. See Licence appointment fees for more.

The Safe Driver Discount

Car, motorcycle, and heavy vehicle licence holders of all ages who haven't incurred demerit points or committed other road safety offences for three years prior to their licence renewal may be eligible to receive a 25 per cent discount on their next renewal as part of the Motorist Package and Safe Driver Discount.

Learner permits Fee
New learner permit
Car or motorcycle
$26.00*
Car learner permit renewal
$26.00
Replacement
Car or motorcycle
$25.40
Motorcycle Permit skills and Knowledge Test  Refer to accredited provider

A card payment fee applies when using VISA or Mastercard.

*From 15 August 2022, the learner permit issue fee of $26.00 is waived under the Motorist Package and Safe Driver Discount.

Appointment type Requirements Fee
Learner Permit Test Online Online course $25.40
Appointment  N/A
Total $25.40
Learner Permit Test In-person In-person test $25.40
Appointment $19.60
Total $45.00
Motorcycle learner permit knowledge test Knowledge test
$25.40
Appointment $19.60
Total $45.00

* A card payment fee applies when using VISA or Mastercard.

From 15 August 2022, the fee for a first attempt of the Learner Permit Test Online is waived under the Motorist Package and Safe Driver Discount.

Appointment Type Requirement Fee 
 
Hazard Perception Test Online
Test fee $19.40
Appointment fee N/A
Total $19.40
Hazard Perception Test In-person
Test fee $19.40
Appointment fee $19.60
Total $39.00 
Car practical driving test Car practical driving test $47.10
Appointment fee $19.60
Total $66.70
Auto to manual licence conversion Car practical driving test $47.10
Appointment Fee $19.60
Total $66.70
Motorcycle licence skills test Refer to accredited provider

From 15 August 2022, the fee for a first attempt of the Hazard Perception Test Online is waived under the Motorist Package and Safe Driver Discount.

Appointment Type Requirement Fee

Overseas licence verification 
Appointment fee $19.60
Total $19.60

 

Appointment Type Requirements  Fee 
Heavy vehicle knowledge test Truck and Bus knowledge test $51.40
Appointment Fee $19.60
Total $71.00
Heavy vehicle practical assessments Refer to accredited provider

* A card payment fee applies when using VISA or Mastercard.

General administration fees

Description Fee

New appointment fee *
(If you book another appointment)

$19.60

* A card payment fee applies when using VISA or Mastercard.

* To change your appointment, you’ll need to pay another appointment fee, but not a new test fee. The appointment fees charged (for making or changing an appointment) seek to recovery VicRoads’ minimum costs for providing this service.

Description Fee
Replacement

Car or motorcycle or dual
$25.40
Variation/Endorsement
  • Adding a heavy vehicle 'endorsement'
  • Adding a car licence to a motorcycle licence
  • Adding a motorcycle licence to a car licence
  • Removing an automatic condition after passing the auto to manual drive test 

This fee also applies for a change of transmission in the following scenarios, even when the licence category remains the same:

  • Probationary licence from automatic to manual
  • Motorcycle licence from automatic to manual
  • Motorcycle learner permit from automatic to manual
  • Heavy vehicle licence from automatic to manual, automatic to synchromesh, and synchromesh to manual
$32.60

* A card payment fee applies when using VISA or Mastercard.

How to pay for renewal and replacement licences
  • call 1300 554 853 (pay by VISA and Mastercard* only)
  • at a VicRoads Customer Service Centre **
  • at a Licence Photo Point [PDF 78Kb] (if you need a new photo taken)
  • BPAY (if you don't need a new photo, your renewal notice will have the biller code and reference number)
  • sending a cheque payment by mail to:
    • VicRoads Registration and Licensing Services
      PO Box 632 Collins St West, VIC 8007

*A card payment fee applies when using VISA or Mastercard.

** All VicRoads Customer Service Centres accept cash except for:

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