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If you are looking at obtaining your Victorian motorcycle licence and you are, or were, the holder of an overseas motorcycle licence, your motorcycle licence or riding experience may be recognised by VicRoads.
If your overseas motorcycle licence or riding experience is recognised by VicRoads then you may not have to do any testing or waiting periods may not be applicable to you.
Take your overseas motorcycle licence to any VicRoads office
Get VicRoads to confirm whether your overseas licence is from a recognised country
If you do not hold a current Victorian motor car licence or learner permit you will also be required to make an appointment with VicRoads to complete the motor car Learner Permit Knowledge Test and hazard Perception Test at a VicRoads office. You need to do this prior to booking your overseas motorcycle conversion course
The Overseas Motorcycle Licence Conversion Process
Upon successful completion of all learners permit assessments, the VicRoads Assessment fee of $19.80 will be payable to Armstrongs on behalf of VicRoads. The VicRoads Learners Permit fee of $26.00 will then only be payable for applicants who have previously held a Victorian Motorcycle Learners Permit that may have expired or been cancelled. Any applicant who obtains the Motorcycle Learners Permit for the first time is not required to pay this VicRoads issue fee. Armstrongs will then issue a paper Learners Permit receipt which is to be used as evidence of holding a valid Victorian Motorcycle Learners Permit. VicRoads will mail out a plastic Learners Permit which may take up to 8 weeks.
† A weekend course is considered any course where one or both days of the course are conducted on a weekend.
A $15.00 discount will apply to those students wishing to use their own motorcycle. Please advise Armstrongs at the time of booking and to confirm that your motorcycle meets minimum performance requirements to satisfy VicRoads on-road assessment criteria.
Upon successful completion of your course, there will be further fees payable to be issued with your licence that Armstrongs will collect on VicRoads behalf, you will only be required to pay one of the following fees based on your current licence status:
|Licence Variation||Holds Current Victorian Car Licence||$53.70|
|First Licence (21 and over)||Never held a licence in Australia||$19.80|
|First Licence (under 21)||Never held a licence in Australia||$19.80|
|OVERSEAS CONVERSION First Licence - 21 and over||Previously held a licence in a country other than Australia||$108.70|
|OVERSEAS CONVERSION First Licence - under 21||Previously held a licence in a country other than Australia||$138.30|
VicRoads will mail out a plastic Licence card which may take up to 8 weeks after completion of course.
Victorian motor car licence of learner permit.
If you do not have a Victorian motor car licence of learner permit then you will need to bring:
All training is conducted prior to any testing, maximising the training benefits to aid in the successful completion of the learner's permit course.