The Category B+E test is required to drive any cars or light vans with up to 8 passenger seats & up to 3500 kg towing a trailer over 750 kg.
Changes in 2013 mean most car & trailer combinations will not be accepted for the test .Contact us for further details.
If you passed your Car Test (Cat B) after 1997 & wish to tow a trailer over 750 kg you are required by law to take the additional Cat B&E test.
We offer a 1 DAY TRAILER TRAINING + TEST PACKAGE for only £350 + VAT. Alternatively you can book your a 2 hour lesson for only £80 + VAT regardless of the time of day, weekdays or weekends. Hire of a jeep and trailer for your test day can be arranged for only £125 + VAT. NOW INTRODUCING OUR NEW LOW COST SHAREDRIVE where 2 people can share a 2 hour trailer lesson for £40 each + VAT. Call us for details.
Customers who first obtained car licences before 19 January 2013 but on or after 1 January 1997 are required to pass an additional driving test in order to gain entitlement to category B+E (Car and Trailer combinations), & also for all larger vehicles. In addition to the new driving tests, drivers of vehicles which fall within subcategories C1, C1+E, D1 and D1+E also have to meet higher medical standards.
Category B entitlement holders may still tow a trailer; however certain restrictions apply.