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Your guide to getting your motorcycle learner licence
You must pass the basic handling skills test before you can get your class 6 learner licence. This is to make sure you have basic riding skills before you begin to ride on the road.
Find out what you need to know about motorcycles, including how to: choose your motorcycle, be a safe and skilled rider and keep your motorcycle in safe condition.
Learn about the main types of road and vehicle-mounted signs you'll see on Aotearoa New Zealand roads. Other signs are covered in the relevant sections.
Find out about the limits you need to know about when riding – speed limits, alcohol limits and your own limits.
Being a motorcyclist has many responsibilities. Some are related to owning a motor vehicle, while others are the responsibility of all riders and drivers.