Your First Driver’s License

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What are the requirements for your licence?

YourFirstDriversLicense

  • Minimum Age

    16 years (applicants under 18 years of age must have consent that must be witnessed by a non-relative)

  • Requirements

    Successfully pass a vision screening (20/40 best eye)

  • Duration

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    Minimum 12 months or 8 months** if graduated from a recognized licensed driving school

  • Class

    Class 7

  • Blood Alcohol Level

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  • Accompanying Driver

    One person who has a Class 5 or better license, a minimum of 3 years driving experience and who is in the front passenger seat

  • Driving Hours

    shutterstock_122391511Prohibited from driving between midnight and 5:00 a.m.*

  • Passengers

    No passengers allowed except the accompanying driver.

  • Exit Requirement

    Successfully passes road test to advance to Level 2