Fees for Drivers’ Licences & Tests

The revenue generated from driver’s licence fees helps to support the maintenance of provincial roads, highways, and bridges.

Pricing for Driver Examination Services

Driver examination services fees are:

  • Effective September 1, 2016.
  • Set by the Government of Ontario.
  • In Canadian dollars and include all applicable taxes.

Fees can be paid by cash, credit card (VISA, MasterCard or American Express), debit card, certified business cheque, certified personal cheque, bank draft or money orders (each made payable to the DriveTest Centre), or travellers cheque (Canadian or American). 

Fees are subject to change without notice. 

Additional fees apply for retests.

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Drivers’ Licences for Cars, Small Trucks, and Vans (Class G)

Service Fee

Class G1 licence package

  • The cost includes a knowledge test, a Class G2 road test (to earn your G2 licence), and a five-year licence.
  • This fee is payable at the time of application.
$158.25
Knowledge test (per extra attempt) $15.75
Class G2 road test (to earn a Class G2 licence) $52.50
Five-year licence $90.00
Class G road test (to earn a Class G licence) $89.25

Licence exchanges (for drivers from jurisdictions with reciprocal exchange agreements)

  • The cost reflects the five-year licence.
$90.00

Foreign licence applications (for drivers from jurisdictions without exchange agreements)

  • The cost includes a five-year licence and a knowledge test.
  • Applicable to those with an authenticity letter and 2+ years of experience in their originating country.
  • Any extra testing required will be charged as well.
$105.75 + any fees for applicable road tests 

Official MTO Driver’s Handbook

  • Cash only.
$16.00

Drivers’ Licences for Motorcycles, Mopeds, and Scooters (Class M)

Service Fee

Class M1 licence package

  • The cost includes a knowledge test, a Class M2 road test (to earn your M2 licence), and a 90-day licence.
  • If you are completing a Ministry of Transportation-approved motorcycle safety course, this package does not apply to you, as only the knowledge test and 90-day licence fees are required.
$77.25
Knowledge test  $15.75
Class M2 road test (to earn a Class M2 licence) $52.50
90-day licence $9.00
Class M road test (to earn a Class M licence) $89.25

Full-speed training temporary driver’s licence (FST TDL)

  • This applies to those who hold a Class M(L) licence and want to upgrade to a full Class M licence.
$9.00

Licence exchanges (for motorcycle drivers from jurisdictions with reciprocal exchange agreements)

  • The cost reflects the five-year licence.
$90.00

Foreign licence applications (for motorcycle drivers from jurisdictions without exchange agreements)

Prices vary based on circumstances

Official MTO Motorcycle Handbook

  • Cash only.
$16.00

Drivers’ Licences for Commercial Vehicles (Class A, B, C, D, E, F, and Z Endorsement)

Service Fee

Commercial licence package

  • The cost includes a knowledge test and a road test.

$120.00

Knowledge test 

$23.25

Commercial road test (with or without Z endorsement practical test) 

$96.75

Five-year licence  $90.00

Canadian commercial licence exchanges (for drivers from other Canadian provinces)

  • The cost reflects a one-year licence.
$18.00

New Entrant Education and Evaluation Program (NEEEP) Proficiency Test

  • For Commercial Vehicle Operators’ Registration (CVOR).
$32.00

Official MTO Truck Handbook or Official MTO Bus Handbook

  • Cash only.
$20.00

Commercial licence package for applicants aged 65 – 79

The cost includes a knowledge test and a road test.
$29.75
  • Knowledge test 
$15.75
  • Commercial road test (for applicants aged 65 – 79)
$14.00

Air brake endorsement package (Z endorsement)

The cost includes a knowledge test and a practical test.
$65.75
  • Knowledge test 
$15.75
  • Air brake endorsement practical test 
$50.00
  • Official MTO Air Brake Handbook (cash only)
$20.00

Driver Instructor’s Licences

Service Fee

Driver instructor’s licence package

  • The cost includes a knowledge test, Class G2 road test (for a Class G licence), and administration fee.
  • The fee is non-refundable and payable at the time of application.

$115.00

Original driving instructor licensing fee

  • This fee varies based on date of application and applicant’s date of birth
$1.33/month to date of expiry

For information on our payment, cancellation, and refund policies for driver examination services, please visit our Payments, Cancellations, and Refunds page

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Book and pay for individual road tests online, including tests for classes G, G2, M, M2, A, B, C, D, E, F, and Z.

Please note, due to maintenance, this system will be unavailable this Sunday, September 23rd, from 5:00 a.m. until 9:00 a.m. Please ensure all bookings and cancellations are done outside of this timeframe. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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