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Provisional Drivers and Supervisors

Users who hold provisional licences are still able to use the short-term product on certain vehicles, so long as they fall between the ages of 17-45 and fit all other requirements.

The supervisor of a learner driver does not require insurance – only the driver themselves do. As long as the supervisor is over 21 and has held their license for at least 3 years, they are fine to supervise. Please remember: the supervisor must also comply with government laws which you can find here – https://www.gov.uk/driving-lessons-learning-to-drive/practising-with-family-or-friends

Having passed a driving test, full license holders have separate requirements from the underwriters. The age range for the short-term product is 19-75 but another requirement is that if you fall between the ages of 19-21, you need to have held your licence for at least a year, with no at-fault claims.

It can take the DVLA a couple of weeks to update the information from their end, so it is best to wait until the the new licence comes through before purchasing another policy.

Updated on June 13, 2018

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