You can make an appointment online for a knowledge or road test to obtain a Class 5 driver's licence.
You can make an appointment for the month of September. Appointments for the month of October will be available as of:
A Class 5 licence authorizes its holder to drive:
A Class 5 licence also authorizes its holder to drive:
To make an appointment for a knowledge or road test to obtain a Class 5 driver's licence, you must be at least 16 years of age.
You must wear a face covering that covers both your nose and mouth in all our service outlets, including during knowledge tests. With regard to road tests, it is strongly recommended that you wear a face covering.
Have on hand:
Knowledge test: 1 hour
Road test: 30 minutes
Consult the table listing the costs for obtaining a licence for various classes of driver's licence.
Note: Licence fee instalment payments can only be made from your personal bank account.
The SAAQ recommends studying the following reference guides:
You can also take the Check your Road Safety Knowledge quiz.
To prepare for tests to obtain a new licence or exchange your driver's licence, you can purchase the Road Access Binder from the Association québécoise des transports (AQTr) or at recognized driving schools. The list of schools is available on the AQTr's Web site.
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Monday through Saturday, from 7:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Sunday, from noon to 11:00 p.m.
Important: Any operation completed after 11:00 p.m. will not be recorded.