Get your restricted licence the AA way

AA Driver’s Seat / AA Te Kaiurungi is a structured driving lesson programme to help you achieve your restricted licence and drive safe. Simply follow the easy steps outlined below.   

Starter Session for new drivers

AA Driver’s Seat Starter Session is your roadmap to getting a restricted licence. Our qualified AA Instructor assesses your skills and together with your supervisor plans the journey ahead. Set yourself up for success!

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Driving Lessons

Learn from qualified AA Instructors as you develop your skills, knowledge and awareness, all in the safety of dual-controlled AA Driving School’s cars. Gain experience with professionals.

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Practice Restricted Test

Our qualified AA Instructors coach you through a simulated driving test to evaluate your preparedness and provide constructive feedback that will help you achieve your restricted licence. Check you’re prepared!

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Restricted licence test day

When you’re ready, we’ve got all the information for what you can expect on your restricted licence test day plus a few handy tips for the big day.

Get ready for test day

get your restricted licence

Save up to $125* on driving lessons – become an AA Member today!  

If you are 19 and under, an AA Youth Membership only costs $50 per annum and you’ll receive $50 off your AA Driver’s Seat Starter Session!

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AA Driver's Seat Starter Session




Lesson, Practice Test, Coaching (per 1hr)




AA Driver's Seat Package (5x 1hr sessions)





Never worry about being stranded on the roadside

Locked out of your vehicle, need a jump-start, replacement battery, wheel change or even emergency fuel drop?

New AA Members enjoy six free AA Roadside callouts per year – our national AA Service Response Centre operates 24/7 and we’re usually by your side within the hour.

Don’t have a car yet? Don’t worry, your AA Membership covers whichever car you are in – even if you are in a friend's car! PLUS AA Membership also gives you access to a wide range of exclusive AA Member Benefits and discounts.

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*Terms & Conditions apply. $125 discount applies to 5 lesson package only. $15 discount applies to individual lessons up to a maximum of 10 lessons. AA Members save $50 on AA Driver’s Seat Starter Sessions. Discounts are not transferrable.