Alberta Road Test Eligibility
To be eligible to take an Alberta road test you must meet the eligibility requirements.
Issues that may affect your eligibility may include:
- Reinstatement Conditions
- Age Restrictions
- For Class 6 tests:
To be eligible, you must have held at least a Class 7 learners licence for a minimum of one continuous year, and be at least 16 years of age.
- For Class 4 and 6 tests:
Please ensure you have completed your knowledge test prior to booking a road test
- Professional Class tests:
You must proivde a knowledge test, as well as a medical and air brake endorsement if applicable. Contact your registry if you are uncertain which of these you need.
- Dates of Eligibility
- Unpaid Fines
- Medical Conditions
- Parent/Guardian Consent
Effective October 1, 2014, minors less than 18 years of age who are not married or self-sufficient, must have their parent/guardian consent for first applications and for all operator reclassifications. Consent is NOT required for booking your road test. It is your responsibility to verify consent prior to taking your road test. You will NOT be refunded any fees if you cannot provide consent for the reclass, after your road test.
- Proper Documentation (Insurance, Registration, etc)
- Condition codes
If you have a condition code on your operator's licence that requires you to take periodic road test examinations required by driver fitness monitoring, you may not be eligible to book online. Please contact the registry where you plan on taking your test before you book online.
- If you are taking your road test at the request of a physician, you may not be eligible to book online. Please contact the registry where you plan on taking your road test before you book online.
- You must hold a valid Alberta Operator's Licence to be eligible for any road tests regardless of the class. If you have an operator's license from another province or state, you must transfer your non Alberta operator's licence to the Alberta equivalent before you can take your road test. Failure to comply could result in the forfeiture of all fees related to your road test. For more details and inquires please contact the registry where you plan on taking your road test before you book online
List of registries
If there is any doubt to your eligibility status, please contact the registry location where you plan to take your test and confirm your eligibility status before you reserve online.
If an Alberta Registry Agent determines that you are not eligible to take your road test or you are unable to obtain a test permit for any reason, all fees paid will be forfeited.
Individuals who must take their Class 5 basic road test as a reinstatement condition must first be eligible.
Usually a date of eligibility is associated with the reinstatement condition. If you plan on reserving and purchasing your road test online, you should ensure that you are eligible to take the respective road examinations, to prevent the forfeiture of your fees.
Any of the below reinstatement conditions may affect your eligibility.
To confirm your eligibility, please contact the registry where you will be taking your road test, prior to reserving and purchasing online with albertadriverexaminer.ca
Explanation of Reinstatement Conditions
||Alberta Transportation Safety Board Suspension
||Motor Vehicle Accident Claims (MVAC) Fund-Suspension
||Provide proof that a judgement has been satisfied
||Complete a class 5 basic road test
||Provide satisfactory medical documentation
||Proof of valid insurance for vehicle
||Complete Impaired Driver's Course #1
||Suspension from another province (other than Alberta)
||Complete Impaired Driver's Course #2
||Pay Reinstatement Fee (Alcohol Related Suspension)
||Pay Reinstatement Fee (Non-Alcohol Related Suspension)
||Satisfy Motor Vehicle Conditions
||Parent or guardian has withdrawn their consent for a driver's licence
||Satisfy Motor Vehicle Accident Claims (MVAC) Fund-Registration
||Provide proof of judgement is satisfied for vehicle registration
||Parent or guardian has withdrawn their consent for a vehicle registration
||Hearing Date Alberta Transportation Safety Board
|25 | 26 | 27 | 28
||Ignition Interlock Program Compliance
||Administrative suspension - Please contact Alberta Justice at 780-422-5555
Booking a road test online with reinstatement conditions or booking the wrong class of road test may result in the forfeiture of all fees related due to ineligibility. Always confirm with a registry agent before booking your road test online
To answer any questions on fulfilling any of the above reinstatement conditions, it is highly recommended to contact Driver Fitness & Monitoring / Alberta Transportation Safety Board or an Alberta Registry Agent to confirm your eligibility.
How do I tell what reinstatement condition code(s) I have?
If you are suspended or believe you may have any of these condition codes, contact an Alberta Registry Agent to confirm your eligibility status prior to booking your road test.
For Alberta Registry contact information, click here.