Obtaining a Licence

Eligibility

Step 1 Eligibility

To obtain a Class 6A, 6B or 6C motorcycle driver's licence you must:

  • be at least 16 years old
  • have the written consent of your father, mother or legal guardian, if you under 18
  • have fewer than 4 demerit points entered on your driving record
  • not have had your driver’s licence revoked as a penalty further to an accumulation of demerit points or a criminal conviction for a driving-related criminal offence for at least 2 years

If you do not hold a probationary licence or a Class 1, 2, 3, 4A, 4B or 5 licence (first licence), you must: 

  • have no demerit points entered on your driving record 
  • not have had your right to obtain a driver’s licence suspended as a penalty further to an accumulation of demerit points or a criminal conviction for a driving-related criminal offence for at least 2 years
  • complete the required questionnaire (PDF, 237.4 ko) before starting the driving course

If you are not a Canadian citizen

You must provide proof that you are authorized to stay in Canada for more than 6 months.

Last update: April 12, 2021