24+ Direct Access
Steps to a full motorcycle licence - categories AM, A1, A2 and A
You need to complete Compulsory Basic Training and pass your theory test - in any order - before booking your practical tests. You will have 2 years from the date you pass your theory to complete modules one and two, or you will have to start the process again.
Modules one and two comprise the practical test, both modules must be passed to achieve your full licence.
The category of motorcycle you take your practical tests on determines the category of licence you will hold on passing.
Licence categories for motorcycles:
age 21-23 (progressive access)
age 24+ (direct access)
Information on routes to a full licence is available here.