We’ve compiled a list of useful resources that will help you on your driving journey.
Ranging from a free, online copy of The Highway Code, to a free eBook on Traffic Signs (worth £5.99), as well as further guidance – you can be sure that you’ll find what you’re looking for here.
Looking for Driving Test information? We’ve got that in our Learning to Drive section.
The Highway Code
The Highway Code is essential reading for everyone – it doesn’t matter whether you’re a cyclist, a pedestrian, or driving a car.
Having a working knowledge of The Highway Code can be the difference between a safe journey, and a life-changing one.
Know Your Traffic Signs
Although The Highway Code shows many of the Traffic Signs currently in use around the UK, a comprehensive explanation of the UK’s Road Signage System is available in the book, Know Your Traffic Signs
Driving on a Smart Motorway
How to drive safely and legally on a Smart Motorway in England.
Safe Driving for Life
Produced by The Stationary Office, in partnership with the DVSA, Safe Driving for Life is a one-stop information resource for all drivers, from beginners, to professional drivers and driving instructors.
Blue Light Aware
Being Blue Light Aware can help save a life – so it’s important that all road users know what to do when an emergency vehicle is approaching.
It isn’t always wise to pull over.
DVSA Email Updates
Signup for DVSA’s email updates to stay in-the-know about all things going on in the Driving world.
You must not drive faster than the speed limit for the type of road and your type of vehicle.
The speed limit is the absolute maximum – it doesn’t mean it’s safe to drive at this speed in all conditions.
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