Practical driving assessment bookings

The new Joondalup Driver Assessment Centre is now open. 
Learn more about the range of learner driver services available.


You can book, change or cancel a practical driving assessment (PDA) booking by logging into DoTDirect. You can make your booking up to 6 months in advance.

Select the appropriate option below to book your PDA.


Overseas licence holders

If you have a DoTDirect account, you can log in and book your PDA online.

If you do not have a DoTDirect account, you can register for an account and book a PDA:

  • in person at a DVS centre or regional DoT centre
  • by calling 13 11 56 Monday to Friday 7am to 6pm. 

Who can't book online

You cannot book a PDA online for: 

You also cannot book online if you need to take a PDA due to:

  • a medical condition and the medical assessment process being incomplete
  • an extraordinary licence application
  • a conditional licence application
  • your license or learner's permit is subject to a sanction.

Call 13 11 56 between 7:00 am and 6:00 pm Monday to Friday to book a test due to any of these reasons.

Change or cancel a PDA booking

You must give more than 2 full business days notice to cancel or reschedule a PDA or you will need to pay for another PDA.

Find out more about cancelling or rescheduling your PDA.

Need more help booking a PDA?

Find answers to common questions on our frequently asked questions page.

What to do on the day

On the day of your PDA, you will need to arrive 15 minutes before your booking and bring:

If you don't meet any of the above requirements, your PDA may be cancelled, and you will need to rebook and pay for another PDA.

Page last updated: Wed Nov 22 2023 8:47:24 AM