How it works

More information on how it works getting your Learners License

To get a learners or drivers licence, your first step is to buy a K53 compliant study guide, and/or sign up for theory lessons. Aspigon offers you a unique package which includes the K53 compliant study guide. To get a learner's or drivers licence, your first step is to buy a K53 compliant study guide, and/or sign up for theory lessons. Aspigon offers you a unique package which includes the K53 compliant study guide.

  1. Get a learner's or driver's licence booking. If you do your learners license through us, we will make the booking for you and the cost of this is included in your package. If you want an appointment date within three days, we can do this at an additional cost of R300. NOTE, this does not mean you will write within three days, you will just know when and where your appointment is
  2. Once you receive the booking confirmation, you will have to confirm it inperson at the relevant testing station, within the given period (can be up to 5 days,but sometimes it's the very next day)

In order to do this you will require the following:

  • Reference Number
  • ID book + 1 photo copy
  • R80 (remember to keep the receipt)
  • 4 black and white ID photos
  • Eye test (to save time at the testing station, get one from your optometrist)
  • On the day of your test, please make sure to arrive at the testing station well in advance. Don't forget to take with you all documents required together with your receipt for R80
  • Please note that when you pass your test, the testing station will charge you R45 to issue your learner license

You will receive your learner's licence immediately.

From the National Road Traffic Act

Application for and issue of learner's licence

A person desiring to obtain a learner's licence shall in person apply therefor in the prescribed manner to an appropriately graded driving licence testing centre.

Upon receipt of an application, the driving licence testing centre concerned shall, if it is satisfied from the information furnished in the application or from such further information as such centre may reasonably request, that the applicant is not disqualified from obtaining a learner's licence, determine a day on and time at which the applicant shall present himself or herself to be examined and tested by an examiner for driving licences in the manner and in respect of the matters as prescribed.

If the examiner for driving licences is satisfied that the applicant has sufficient knowledge of the matters as prescribed in respect of the class of vehicle concerned, and is not disqualified in terms of section 15 from obtaining a learner's licence, the examiner shall issue or authorise the issue of a learner's licence in the prescribed manner to such applicant in respect of the appropriate class of motor vehicle, and the examiner or the person authorised thereto by him or her shall-

  1. in the case where the applicant is found to be competent to drive with the aid of spectacles or contact lenses, an artificial limb or other physical aid, endorse the licence accordingly; and
  2. in the case where the applicant is a physically disabled person who has to drive a vehicle adapted for physically disabled persons, or a vehicle adapted specifically for that physically disabled applicant, endorse the licence accordingly.

No person shall wilfully or negligently issue or authorise the issue of a learner's licence contrary to the provisions of this Chapter.

Failure to disclose disqualification in respect of licence authorising driving of motor vehicle prohibited
A person shall be disqualified from obtaining or holding a learner's or driving licence