Learner driver car

New address for driving test expense claims

From today (16 August 2019), the address candidates send their out-of-pocket expense applications to will be changing.

The new address will be:


PO Box 349


NE12 2GN

Any applications sent to the old address from today will not be processed.

The address for applications for a cancelled theory test is not changing.

When to claim for out-of-pocket expenses

Your candidates are able to apply for a refund of out-of-pocket expenses if their theory test or driving test is cancelled at short notice.

‘Short notice’ means less than 3 clear working days’ notice. Working days do not include Sundays and public holidays.