Dumfries Theory Test Centre

Dumfries Theory Test Centre Address

Unit 2
First Floor
Brasswell Office Park
Annan Road
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Dumfries Car Theory Test Centre

This is the venue required for taking your car theory test in the Dumfries area. The venue is DVLA compliant and offers car, motorbike, HGV, and LGV theory testing to the correct level and generates the official result needed in order to move onto your practical test.


Pearson Professional Centre
Unit 3
77-79 Whitesands

Contact Information

The venue does not offer a direct contact telephone number. Any queries will be diverted through the main switchboard for DVLA. With that in mind it is important that you familiarise yourself with the location and sort out any queries well in advance. The number is shown below:

0300 200 1122


The test centre can be found on the main town centre road of Whitesands beside the River Nith. It is situated within unit 3 next to the Spar shop and the Post Office.

If you are being driven to the test centre, you will find the nearest car park on St Michaels Street. This is approximately 0.1 miles away from the test centre and will take you 2 minutes to walk in, it also offers free car parking all day.

If you are travelling by bus, you will need the bus station on Eastfield road which is approximately 0.7 miles away from the test centre and will take you 14 minutes to walk in.

Travelling by train you must use Dumfries train station, which is about 0.8 miles away from the test centre and will take you 15 minutes to walk in. It can be found on lovers walk, Dumfries, DG11NF.

Booking Your Driving Theory Test

When you feel ready to take your theory test, we will book this on your behalf. It can be hard to navigate the policies and procedures used by DVLA and we have vast experience and are here to make the process simpler.
We are also entirely confident that you will pass your test on the first attempt however should you happen to fail we offer a free rebooking service to get you back on track.

About the Driving Theory Test

The UK driving theory test is designed to show that candidates have a suitable knowledge of the road. It must be passed before you can move on to your full practical test.

The test will form two parts, firstly you will be given a multiple-choice quiz, and then shown a perception simulation in which you must respond quickly and appropriately to the hazard shown in the road in front of you.

Taking the Test

It is really important that you arrive at the test centre at least 15 minutes before the time you have been given. The timings are incredibly strict and even being a minute late can get you disqualified, and this is not a decision that can be appealed it will be final.

You should also make use of the locker that you are assigned for the duration of the test and leave all your personal belongings inside. You may not take anything into the test room with you, as this can be interpreted intention to cheat in which case you will also be disqualified and immediately failed.

After the Test

Because the test is done on computer, they are able to give you the result immediately so there is no need to wait around. You will be given a piece of paper that shows whether you have passed or failed and offers a breakdown on how you performed in various sections of the test which is useful should you need to retake.  

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When booking your DSA theory test in Dumfries you'll need:

  • A valid debit/credit card for payment.
  • A valid UK/NI driving license number.

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