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Steps for the Swiss drivers License

  1. First Aid Course - www.first-aid-course.ch
  2. Learners driving application Road Traffic Office
    https://stva.zh.ch/internet/sicherheitsdirektion/stva/de/StVAlf/LFforms.html
  3. Preparation Theory Examination
    www.verkehrstheorie.ch/de/
  4. Traffic sensibilisation course (VKU) - 
    The course includes 4 double lessons and
    is valid for 2 years

  5. Registration theoretical and practical driver 
    examination
    www.viacar.ch/dispo/Login/LoginFuPruefung.aspx?Kanton=ZH
  6. Obligatory WAB courses
    www.assr.ch/wab4u-oblig/wab4u/


New Laws (Opera 3)

  1. From 1 February 2019, the driver test can be done with an automatic car. That means that anyone who has completed a driving licence with an automatic vehicle is now also allowed to drive with a manual car, provided that no one is endangered.
  2. From 1 January 2020, only one obligatory driving training course (WAB) will have to be completed.
  3. From 1 January 2021, the minimum age for obtaining the category B learners driving licence will be reduced to 17 years.