TAC L2P Learner Driver Mentor Program

The TAC L2P - Learner Driver Mentor Program assists learners between 16 and 21 years of age, who do not have access to a supervising driver or vehicle, to gain the driving experience required to apply for a probationary licence.

TAC L2P Program

The TAC L2P program is funded by TAC, managed by Department of Transport and delivered by either local councils or not-for-profit community agencies.

Contact your nearest TAC L2P program to participate in the program as a learner driver or a mentor.

About the Program

The TAC L2P program is free for eligible young people aged 16-21 years. The young learners are matched with fully licensed volunteer mentors and have access to a sponsored vehicle, which they can use to get supervised driving experience.

The TAC has committed to funding $33.4 million for the L2P program over the next four years, until 30 June 2023.  

From 1 July 2019, the program will be expanded to include new features such as:

  • Increased number of learner places
  • Improved support for both learners and mentors across programs
  • Refined eligibility criteria
  • Support and training services for mentors

We’ll provide more detailed information about the improvements to the program over the coming months.

Joining the Program

To join a TAC L2P program, you need to meet the following criteria:

  • be between 16 and 21 years of age
  • hold a current learner's permit
  • not have access to either a vehicle, a supervising driver, or both.

If you meet the criteria, you, can contact one of the 59 TAC L2P programs across Victoria.

Becoming a volunteer mentor

To become a volunteer mentor in a TAC L2P Program, you need to:

  • be over 21 years of age
  • hold a current full Victorian driver's licence
  • meet requirements of your local L2P program

If you meet these criteria, and you are interested in helping young people, contact your nearest TAC L2P program.

Your local L2P Program

Select your local government below for contact details and more information about your local TAC L2P.

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