You must have held a learner's licence for at least 10 months.
To pass the knowledge test, you must prepare:
You will take a test that covers:
You must schedule an appointment
On the To Reach Us webpage, under the heading Appointment for a Driving Test – you will have to provide your learner's licence number
Do you require special assistance to take the knowledge test? Do not hesitate to inform our staff so that the proper person may be notified.
The knowledge test has been adapted for people who are deaf or hard of hearing. The test can be administered with the help of a sign-language interpreter, whose services are paid for by us, at the following service centres:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Montréal area: 514-954-7763
Elsewhere in Québec: 1-800-565-7763
Step 1 – Go to the service outlet with which you have scheduled an appointment to take the test
Step 2 – Present your learner's licence
Step 3 – Pay the applicable fees for the knowledge tests
At our service outlets, we accept payment:
Payment by credit card is not accepted.
The only material you are allowed to use during the test is a dictionary that does not contain any illustrations, and the material provided by the SAAQ. Any other documents and all electronic devices are prohibited during the test (“cheat sheets,” notes, cell phones, smart watches, etc.). Having any prohibited material or electronic devices with you at the test, regardless of whether or not you actually use them, or trying in any way to contact someone or obtain outside assistance, will be considered cheating. Anyone found cheating will automatically fail all sections of the test and will have to wait at least 56 days before being allowed to take the test again. If it’s not the first time that person has been caught cheating, that person will have to wait at least 90 days.
You must wait at least 28 days before you will be allowed to retake the knowledge test. You will have to schedule another appointment.
Last update: November 16, 2022