To obtain a Class 5 Truck Driver Licence without having to wait 6 months from the time a Class 5 Learner Licence is obtained.
What size of truck will a Class 5 allow me to drive?
Heavy combination truck with a gross combined weight of more than 25,000kg.
What do I need to have?
A Class 5 Learner Licence obtained from a licensing agency.
What do I need to do to get a Class 5 Learner Licence?
- You must have held a Class 4 licence for at least 6 months (or 3 months if you are over 25).
- You’ll need to get a medical certificate (unless you have presented one to the NZTA in the last 5 years) and pass a theory test at a licensing agency (e.g. AA, VTNZ or VINZ).
- (If you need coaching with your class 5 Learner Licence – just ask us – additional fees apply)