When can I take my drivers test in Maryland?
You can take Driver’s Ed at the age of 15. In Maryland, the law requires all new drivers to complete this course in order to obtain a driver’s license. This rule applies to all Maryland residents, regardless of age. You do not need to take Driver’s Ed before getting your learner’s permit.
What do you need for Maryland driver’s test?
Here’s what your testing vehicle needs to have in Maryland:
- Current registration and insurance.
- A windshield with no cracks or debris that would obstruct the view.
- At least 1/2 a tank of gas.
- Tires properly inflated.
- Driver and passenger doors that open and close properly from inside and outside.
When do you have to take a driving test in Maryland?
If an applicant is under 25 years old when a first Maryland learner’s permit is obtained and then turns 25 afterwards, the MVA will permit the applicant to take a driving skills test if the permit has been held for at least 45 days (the 45 days may include the days the applicant held the permit before turning 25).
How do I get a driver’s permit in Maryland?
Applicants need to study the Maryland Driver’s Manual and can also practice with the Maryland Online Driver Test Tutorial to prepare for the knowledge test. Applicants must obtain a valid learner’s permit before any behind-the-wheel driver education training or driving on Maryland’s roadways.
What is the passing score for the Maryland driver’s knowledge test?
About 50% of those who take the knowledge test fail it the first time. So, be sure to study the Maryland Driver’s Manual before you take the test for your learner’s permit. You are allowed a maximum of 20 minutes to complete the driver’s knowledge test and a score of 88% or better is required to pass.
What do I need to bring to a Maryland driver’s test?
Proof of insurance on the vehicle in which you are testing with. A licensed driver who meets the definition of a supervising driver. If this is your first license (GLS), the certificate showing your successful completion of a Maryland approved driver’s education course (30 + 6 hours) unless it was submitted electronically.