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In Elswick and surrounding areas.

  • Fully Qualified DVSA Local Driving Instructor
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Since 2009, We have helped over 47,000 students pass there tests.

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Earlier Driving Test Elswick – Busy Town

Situated in a busy part of town, Elswick driving test centre will feature many complicated road systems including roundabouts of all shapes and sizes. You should also expect a deal with crossroads and open and close to junctions. There is also a possibility of some one-way systems during the driving test.

Short Notice Driving Test Elswick – Dual Carriageway

Dual carriageways are such as the A1 is also likely during the driving test. When joining such a carriageway, it is important to match the speed of the vehicle is already on the main road. Learner drivers have been known to fail their driving test on the A1 for forcing drivers to either slow down, swerve or to stop.

Independent Drive

During the driving test from Elswick, the driving examiner will request you to do 20 minutes of independent driving. This company simply following road signs or following directions from a satnav. The satnav will be provided by the driving examiner and will be preprogrammed to a set route. If during the independent driving section of the test, you are to miss the turn or even end up going in the wrong direction, you would not fail the driving test. This is provided that you continue to drive in a safe manner.

More information on Elswick.


Address for Elswick Practical Driving Test Centre 

Elswick DTC,
Unit 2 Sirius House,
Asama Court,
Amethyst Road,
Tyne and Wear, NE4 7YL.

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There is a step to access Elswick driving test centre. However, ramp to access the centre is available. Male, female and disabled toilets are also available. Car parking facilities available. However, spaces are limited. This Test Centre Provides Tests For Cars only.


Driving Test Centres closest to Elswick:

Gateshead Practical Test Centre – Distance: 0.53 miles
Gosforth Practical Test Centre – Distance: 5.73 miles
South Shields Practical Test Centre – Distance: 7.24 miles
Sunderland Practical Test Centre – Distance: 9.13 miles
Blyth Practical Test Centre – Distance: 12.64 miles



The pass rate for Elswick driving test centre is below the average for the country. Monthly, around 400 driving tests are taken at this test centre, out of which around 190 of them pass their driving test. Furthermore, during a 6 month period, in which data of passes compared to fails was collected, there was 2109 driving tests conducted. From this number, examiners passed 967 candidates. This data combined is used to generate a pass rate of 45.9%.

Even though this is less than average, you still have a good chance of passing if you are able to drive well in a multiple of suitations and can show the examiner excellent driving ability.

Driving Test Cancellations Elswick

The average waiting time for a driving test at Elswick is well over two months. However, that does not mean that you will not be able to find an earlier driving test date. There are three ways at which you may be able to get an earlier driving test date at Elswick. The first is simply to ask your instructor. They may know a pupil who has a driving test approaching but will not be prepared for it. The instructor can call the DVSA and request that they change your driving test date with that of the other pupil.

Earlier Driving Tests at GOV.UK

The second way that you can go driving test cancellation at Elswick, to search the government website GOV.UK. You must be prepared to search for at least two hours per day for about 10 to 15 days. Driving test cancellations at Elswick will appear for one of two reasons. The first reason is if the learner driver who currently has a test booked decide to cancel the test. The driving test will then be available to the general public as a driving test cancellation. The second reason that earlier driving test date may be available on GOV.UK is an examiner chooses to work overtime.

DTC Driving Test Cancellations

The third way in which you can change your driving test date at Elswick or anyone else in the UK is to use the services of DTC driving test cancellations. We can usually find you an earlier driving test date within two weeks at Elswick. DTC UK will make searches on GOV.UK every 20 seconds of every single day until we find the perfect date for you. We are so confident that we can make you happy, we will not charge you any money upfront. Our fee of £30 is only to be paid at the end of our service. You have nothing to lose by using our service except your current driving test date. Call DTC UK now to see how soon we can get you on the road.

Driving Test Centre - Elswick
End Left
Amethyst Road
also, End Left
Monarch Road
End right.
William Armstrong Drive
traffic lights left
Scotwood Road
R/bout ahead, then R/bout right
Denton Road
also, R/bout ahead, then R/bout right
West Road
Roundabout left
Two ball Lonen
R/bout ahead, then lights right
Fenham Hill Drive
Traffic lights right
Wingrove Road
Roundabout left
Elswick Road
Third Right
Beech Grove Td
End Left
Westmoreland Road
Traffic lights right
Scotswood Road
Traffic lights left
William Armstrong Drive
First Right
Amethyst Road
also, first right
finally, into Elswick Driving Test Centre


About us

DTCUK is a trading mark of Driving Test UK Limited. We are a privately owned family company with Head Offices in Croydon, London. Founded by Shakti Gadday, helping learner drivers get on the road since 1987, registered with the DVSA under ADI number 120120. We’ve been booking driving tests for over 8 years and have helped over 35,000 learners pass their test quicker.

We can either automatic book you an earlier driving test or consult your instructor first, if needed. This will save you £100s in driving lessons.

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