Parents
and
supervisors

  • Heads up

    There is a HPV ban for P1 provisional licence holders.

  • Heads up

    Refresh your knowledge on road rules before supervising a learner driver.

safe driving tips

Supervising a learner driver is a challenging experience. It can also be very rewarding. You'll help a young person develop the skills and attitudes they need to become a safer, smarter driver. As a supervising driver, the best thing you can give your learner is lots of on-road experience in different driving conditions on different roads.

What stage is your learner driver at?

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Supervising driver tips

Supervising a learner driver is a serious commitment. You can encourage a strong attitude to safety and help them get plenty of on-road experience under the safest conditions.

Reducing crash risks

New drivers have a much higher risk of crashing than more experienced ones. These driving tips together with experiences can help reduce the risk.

Road rules pocket guide

The road rules refresher pocket guide outlines some of the most commonly misunderstood road rules. The pocket guide is available from Service SA, public libraries etc…or you can print a copy here.
 

Buying a car for new drivers

For any young driver, getting their licence and a set of wheels is a milestone – and as a parent you can help them make a safer choice of vehicle.

The Driver's Handbook

The Driver's Handbook is the road rules handbook for all South Australian drivers, including learner drivers.

The Driving Companion

The Driving Companion contains the log book to record your learner driver’s compulsory driving hours and they will get a copy with their learner’s permit.
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The Drivers Handbook

The Driver's Handbook is the road rules handbook for all South Australian drivers, including learner drivers.
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Practice Learner's Theory Test

Study up for the learner's theory test. Each time you start this practice test you'll get 14 random questions from the real test - so keep practising.
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The Hazard Perception Test

Use this handbook to help you get to your P2 licence stage and become a safer driver.
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Penalties

What happens if you commit a driving offence or you are disqualified from driving?
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Safer vehicles

Buying a car, whether it's for you or your child, is a big responsibility.
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L & P licence conditions

L and P licence holders have special rules and conditions attached to their licence. Get the facts here.
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Road rules pocket guide

The road rules refresher pocket guide outlines some of the most commonly misunderstood road rules.
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Safe driving tips

Driving involves risk and safe drivers aim to reduce and manage their risk by making good decisions.
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Renew your rego/licence

Online registration and licensing renewals and other related transactions.
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