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GT Towing


Links Driving School B + E Entitlement


Under the new driving licence regulations, if you have passed your test on or after 1st January 1997 you will have to undergo a DSA driving test to obtain the B+E category.
The regulations state: If you want to tow a trailer weighing more than 750kg, when the combined weight of the towing vehicle (car) and trailer is more than 3,500kg an additional test is required.

Links Driving School working in partnership with GT Towing to provide B+E tuition. Clients will have to provide their own vehicle and use their own trailer if suitable, or hire out the correct sized trailer from GT Towing. A booklet explaining the test requirements will be provided by GT Towing (£6). Up to 8 hours training is usually required before going in for the test.


Find out if you are licensed to tow

Trailer hire from GT Towing

*1 day - £35.00p/hr OR £32.50 pp/hr if two clients
**Test time - 1 client = £65 2 clients = £80
Cost of hiring the trailer for each session - £40 + VAT – Payable to GT Towing on day of hire

* these are my tuition fees ONLY.
** this covers the period of time supervising to and waiting at the test centre plus the return to GT Towing



Current test fee is £115.00 (weekdays)

If a course is cancelled with less than 24 hours’ notice, then a fee of £50 will need to be charged towards loss of earnings.


Please ensure that all monies are paid prior to the commencement of a lesson.

B+E Simplified
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