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Licence fees

Learner licence fees

Item Cost as of 1 July 2014
Learner licence—issued for 3 years $149.80
Replacement learner licence—issued with the same expiry date as your current licence $65.95
Replacement learner logbook $18.80
Learner logbook exemption application (PDF, 70KB) $37.40

Provisional, probationary and open licence fees

Item Cost as of 1 July 2014
1 year driver licence $68.80
2 year driver licence $95.90
3 year driver licence $118.65
4 year driver licence $137.30
5 year driver licence $154.00
Replacement driver licence—issued with the same expiry date as your current licence $65.95
Additional fee for grant of licence with code I (alcohol interlock) $272.35

Licence test fees

Item Cost as of 1 July 2014
Written road rules (knowledge) test—general, motorcycle or heavy vehicle

If you take the motorcycle knowledge test online, you only pay the fee when you pass the test.

If you take the motorcycle knowledge test at a counter, you will need to pay whether you pass the test or not.
$21.55
Practical driving test—all class types $50.50
Hazard perception test $17.85

Exemption application fees

Item Cost as of 1 July 2014
Learner logbook exemption application (PDF, 70KB) $37.40
High-powered (performance) vehicle restriction exemption application $37.40
Late night driving restriction exemption application (PDF, 76KB) $37.40
Alcohol interlock exemption application (PDF, 74KB) $36.15

Proof of age card fee

Item Cost as of 1 July 2014
Proof of age card (18+ card) $60.10

Marine licence fees

Item Cost as of 1 July 2014
Recreational marine driver licence   $96.20
Personal watercraft licence $96.20

Business and industry licence fees

Item Cost as of 1 July 2014
*Dangerous goods driver licence—3 years $48.90
*Pilot vehicle driver and escort vehicle driver accreditation—3 years $163.10
*Traffic controller accreditation—3 years $167.45
*Driver/rider trainer accreditation—1 year $273.85
*Driver authorisation (taxi or limousine)—6 months $92.20
*Driver authorisation (taxi or limousine)—1 year $131.30
*Driver authorisation (taxi or limousine)—2 years $204.10
*Driver authorisation (taxi or limousine)—3 years $272.05
*Driver authorisation (taxi or limousine)—4 years $340.00
*Driver authorisation (taxi or limousine)—5 years $408.00
*Tow truck driver certificate—1 year $94.20
*Tow truck assistant certificate—1 year $94.20
*Tow truck vehicle licence (for 1 tow truck)—1 year $363.50
Dangerous goods vehicle licence—1 year:
  • (with GVM 8 tonne or less)
  • (with GVM more than 8 tonne)

$62.50
$125.20

Replacement industry authority smartcard

This fee is not payable for a replacement Driver Authorisation or Dangerous Goods Licence provided no other type of Industry Authority is held.
$65.95

*When you apply for these licences or certificates, you may need to pay an extra criminal history check fee of $38.30.

Release of information fees

Item Cost as of 1 July 2014
Extract from your licence record $20.95
Extract from your traffic history $20.95

Tips for learner drivers

Are you starting out on Queensland’s roads?

There are a lot of things to practice and remember when you are learning to drive. Study our driving tips for learner drivers to make sure you’re a safe driver.

Last updated
18 June 2014

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