To keep you safe while you are first learning to drive, there are some conditions you must follow while on your learner licence:
If you're not following your licence conditions, the police can:
When you have your car learner licence you can drive:
See the full list of vehicles you can drive on a car licence
If you're under 20 years old, you must not drive if you have had any alcohol.
If you're 20 or older, you must not drive if you have more than:
50 milligrams of alcohol per 100 millilitres of blood, or
250 micrograms of alcohol per litre of breath.
Find out more about the impact alcohol can have on your driving.
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