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Trailers: Driving Licences

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 80220, tabled on 23 November 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, when the Government plans to bring forward legislative proposals on trailer driving tests.

Answered on

26 November 2021

New legislation was re-laid in Parliament on 23 November 2021 to allow all full car licence holders to tow a trailer without having to pass a separate category B+E test.

Once these changes have been approved by both Houses, we will be able to confirm the date the licensing law will be introduced.

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