Test day checklist
On the day of your practical driving test, it's important to arrive in plenty of time and to bring your current driver licence. We've put together a handy test day checklist to help ensure you and your vehicle will be allowed to take the test.
If you're a supervisor, here's a handy checklist to get the most out of your practice sessions with your learner. Feel free to add to it!
Things to check before you drive
Before you start learning to drive, here's a basic checklist of what you need to check to ensure your vehicle is safe and legal to drive.
Safe driving habits
Here's a list of safe driving habits for learners to make part of their routine. It's not a complete list - just some useful hints and tips to help you drive safely. The New Zealand road code explains safe driving habits in detail.
Responding to hazards
Whenever you’re driving it’s important to continuously search and scan the environment around you for potential hazards. You need to take appropriate steps to minimise the risks they present - here are some tips to help you.