"I'm 30 and have my mod 2 restricted test booked for next week."
Why not DAS?.
The law I think is this..copy and paste
2013 and beyond...the
3rd European Licence Directive (3DLD)
Another raft of changes
planned that will see an increase in the age for those who want to take the
Direct Access Scheme, and additional difficulties for younger
Before the DSA "gold plate" it
and generally make motorcycling ridiculously expensive the 3rd European Licence
Directive (3DLD) has the following changes:
16+ - CBT.
17+ - A1 licence
allowing a full licence upto 125cc.
19+ - A2 licence allowing a full licence
24+ - A (Direct Access) licence allowing a full licence for any
Unlike the current situation
A2 does automatically upgrade to a full licence after 2 years. Instead people
will have to take either a test or training to updrade to the new licence after
The consultation was put out,
the results of which will affect the landscape of motorcycle training. As with
all these things rather than being transparent and help the DSA has set its face
against the training industry and is set to introduce such a ridiculously
complicated and burdensome system that it will be a wonder that anyone will want
to learn to ride a motorcycle.
People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.