Category “B”

Conditions for admission to the course:

  • Reaching age 17, (or up to 6 months younger)
  • Completed elementary school education.
  • Considered fit for driving.
  • Ability to write and read.

Required documents during application:

  • Identity card or passport
  • Address card or residence permit which is valid for at least 6 months.
  • Medical certificate of suitability for category B from your doctor.
  • Filled out application form
  • The official certificate of your highest education translated into Hungarian.
    (Translator office: Hungarian Office for Translation and Attestation (OFFI)
    Address: 35 Szent Anna street, Debrecen 4024 / Phone: +36-52-530-050 / E-mail: debrecen@offi.hu)

 

Course subjects:
Basics: 28 lessons

-General knowledge of traffic (road signs, rules etc.)
-Theory of driving
-Car mechanics (constructional and operating knowledge, basic maintenance)

Lessons are held in our training center in the downtown of Debrecen: 55 Szent Anna street, Debrecen, H-4024 

You can learn in small groups (at least 2 students are needed.)

Driving practice: 29 lessons

-Routine exercises: 9 lessons
-Main exercises: 14 lessons driving in the city; 4 lessons driving outside built-up areas; 2 lessons driving at night

The quantity of driving lessons varies depending on your skills. If the minimum amount of driving lessons is not enough for you, you can take extra driving lessons for an additional fee.

Total: 57 lessons

Exams:

Theoretical: computer based exam
You have to answer 55 questions in 55 minutes.
Out of a possible 75 points, you need to obtain 65 to pass.

– Make sure you arrive at least 10 minutes before the start of the exam.
– Take your original and valid ID or passport to the exam, along with your address card and your school certificate.

Driving practice: Road test

– Please, make sure you arrive for lessons and examinations in good time and in a fit state for driving.
– Don’t forget to take your First Aid card to the practical exam and submit it to the examiner.

You may only take the theoretical exam if:
-You completed the theoretical course.
-You are at least 17 years old (or up to 3 months younger)
-You fit all the aforementioned criteria at the time of the exam.

You may only take the driving exam if:
-You have a successful theoretical exam.
-You are at least 17 years old.
-You took at least 29 driving lessons
-You fit all the aforementioned criteria at the time of the exam.

How to get your Driving Licence?

You can apply for your driving license 3 working days after the practical exam at any of these Government Offices:
42-48 Piac Street, Debrecen, H-4024 (or) 11 Kálvin Square, Debrecen, H-4026

Don’t forget to take your ID, passport, address card, medical certificate and the administration fee with you!

What vehicles can I drive with category “B”?

  • Category B applies to the driving of motor vehicles (except motorcycles and mopeds) with a maximum authorised mass not exceeding 3,500 kg that are approved to carry a maximum of eight passengers in addition to the driver.
  • A category B driving licence entitles the holder to tow a trailer with a maximum authorised mass not exceeding 750 kg. If the maximum authorised mass of the car is 3,500 kg, the maximum authorised mass of the vehicle combination (car + trailer) must not exceed 4,250 kg.
  • A category B driving licence also entitles the holder to tow a trailer with a maximum authorised mass of over 750 kg. You can use a category B vehicle to tow a trailer with a maximum authorised mass of over 750 kg if the combined maximum authorised mass of the trailer and the car does not exceed 3,500 kg. The maximum authorised weight of the trailer can not exceed the towing vehicles own weight.

 

With category “B” you’re also entitled to drive:

  • tractor with light trailer
  • moped category “AM”, slow-moving vehicle with trailer
  • garden tractor
  • animal drawn vehicle

 

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