What Does A Mean On Driving Licence?

What things mean on your driving Licence?

Your licence personal details (1, 2 and 3): Fields 1, 2 and 3 of your photocard driving licence display your surname, first names, date and place of birth.

Date of driving licence issue, photo expiry, issuing authority (4): The date displayed in 4a is the date the photocard licence was issued..

What is 79 3 on my driving Licence?

This at first glance looks like the DVLA have made the opposite mistake from that above. This is however NOT the case at all. All that has happened is that Trikes (3 Wheeled machines) have been re-categorised to category A code 79 ( Tri ) which of course is short for trike.

How do I know if my driving Licence is manual or automatic?

If you’re wondering how to tell the difference between a manual and automatic licence, you need to turn it over and look at the codes on the back of the licence.

Can you ride a 125cc on a full driving Licence?

Yes, if you have a full car licence you can ride a 125cc scooter or motorbike. However you must take and pass your compulsory basic training (CBT) before riding on the road. With a completed CBT, you can ride a 125cc motorcycle on the road with L plates.

Why does my driving Licence only last 5 years?

If you apply to claim your first lorry or bus test pass or renew your driving licence on or after 19 January 2013, the licence issued will be valid for a maximum of 5 years. … Once you’ve been issued with a 5 year licence you’ll need to renew the licence when it expires – the licence expiry date is shown in 4b.

What is Category A on Irish driving Licence?

Motorcycles and mopedsCategoryVehicle typeMinimum age of driverA*Motorcycles (with or without a sidecar) and motor tricycles24 years (20 years via progressive access)3 more rows•Feb 15, 2018

What categories can I drive?

For example, when you pass your car test – a category B will appear on your driving licence. A B1 driving licence category would be motor vehicles not exceeding 550kg and a C1 category driving licence (large goods vehicle) allows you to drive vehicles weighing between 3,500 and 7,500kg.

What bike can I ride with a category A Licence?

In short, yes it does. Category A entitlement means you can ride any motorcycle, even with a passenger and on motorways. If you have Category AM on your licence, this means you can ride mopeds only, A1 up to 125cc and A2 restricted, which replaces the old 33bhp limit.

What is a Category A vehicle in Ireland?

VRT Category A is for passenger vehicles including cars and minibuses. These minbuses cannot carry more the eight people and a driver. These vehicles are generally European category M1. Also included in this category are certain category N1 vehicles which have four or more seats.

How do I get c1 on my Licence?

In order to take the C1 licence test you must:Be 18 years or older.Have a manual car (Cat B) licence. If you hold an EU licence, you will need to complete a D9 Form and obtain a UK licence with C1 provisional entitlement. You will need this before attending the course.

What does Category A 79 3 mean?

79 (3) – restricted to tricycles. 96 – allowed to drive a vehicle and trailer where the trailer weighs at least 750kg, and the combined weight of the vehicle and trailer is between 3,500kg and 4,250kg. 97 – not allowed to drive category C1 vehicles which are required to have a tachograph fitted.

What size engine requires a motorcycle license?

A motor-driven cycle is like a motorcycle, but with an engine that is 149 cc or smaller, so it can’t be driven onto freeways. Riding a motor-driven cycle requires DMV registration and an M1 motorcycle license.

What is Category A on Licence?

Category A You can drive: motorbikes with a power output more than 35kW or a power to weight ratio more than 0.2kW/ kg. motor tricycles with a power output more than 15kW.

Can I drive a minibus with a normal Licence?

There are special licensing arrangements allowing you to drive minibuses and buses without holding the higher Passenger Carrying Vehicle (PCV) driving licence entitlement. Drivers of minibuses having nine to 16 passenger seats will need to hold a PCV licence category D1 or a category D licence to drive larger buses.