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1

what must you check before you can legally drive on a public road?

- paid vehicle tax
- valid driving licence
- valid insurance cover
- valid MOT if needed

2

when must you notify the licensing authority?

- change vehicle
- change name
- change address
- health affecting driving
- eyesight doesnt meet standard

3

what does 3rd party insurance cover?

- injury to another person
- damage to someone elses property
- damage to other vehicles

4

what does 'excess of' mean in an insurance policy?

e.g. if its £100, you have to pay the first £100 of any claim for damage to your vehicle

5

when must cars have an MOT

3 years

6

how long are mot valid for

1 year

7

what happens if your vehicle needs and mot AND YOU DONT HAVE ONE?

cant renew vehicle tax
could invalidate your insurance

8

max fine for driving wihtout insurance

unlimitied

9

you've just passed your first practical driving test. what will you have to do if you get six penalty points on your licence in the next two years?

retake theory and practical tests

10

whats a cover note?

a document issued before you recieve your insurance certificate

11

what is a statutory off road notification (sorn?

a notifcation to tell the DVLA that a vehicle isnt being used on the road

12

your insurer will issue you with an insurance certificate. when must you produce this document for inspection

when a police officer asks you for it

13

when will a new car need its first mot test

when its 3 years old

14

how long is mot valid

1 year

15

what must you have when you apply to renew your vehicle tax

valid insurance

16

when must your vehicle have valid insurance cover>

before you can tax the vehicle

17

your car requires an MOT certificate. when is it legal to drive it without an MOT certificate?

when driving to an appointment at an MOT centre

18

for how long is a statutory off-road notification (sorn) valid?

until the vehicle is taxed, sold or scrapped