The Government has confirmed that driving lessons must not take place in areas in tier 4 from 20 December until the restrictions are lifted.
ADIs must not travel out of a tier 4 area to give driving lessons or to take a pupil for a test.
The government has also confirmed that all car driving tests and theory tests will be suspended in areas in tier 4 from 20 December until the restrictions are lifted. This includes ADI part 2 and 3 tests and standards checks.
DVSA will email candidates who are affected by this to let them know their test will be rescheduled.
If you have booked a test for any of your pupils you will receive an email to let you know it will be rescheduled to a new time and date. You will need to contact your pupil to let them know.
On Saturday the Prime Minister announced new tier 4 restrictions in England to control the spread of coronavirus. From Sunday 20 December, London, together with parts of the South East and East of England, entered tier 4.
Tier 4 restrictions will remain in place until the next formal Government review on 30 December.