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# Learner Drivers

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Learner permit expiry dates extended by another 10 months
Essential workers should be allowed to finish driving lessons, Oireachtas committee tells minister
Driving unaccompanied: Learner drivers fined total of over €100,000 for not paying fixed charge notices
Over 28,600 people waiting on driving test date - but RSA says backlog is improving
'We're working on it': Taoiseach admits there are unacceptable delays in driving test wait times
Advice column: How to lower your car insurance premium
Jonathan Hehir
Driving test waiting times drop - but some learners still waiting months
Unaccompanied learner drivers were involved in 35 fatal car crashes in past four years
Car owners who allow unaccompanied learner drivers to use their vehicle to face prosecution
Micheal Healy Rae: 'The government should leave our young drivers alone'
Michael Healy Rae
'Learner drivers who drive unaccompanied are breaking the law. They mustn't do it and we must enforce it'
'No exceptions': Drink drivers to get automatic ban instead of penalty points
Learner driver who hit and killed teenager while speeding to be sentenced next week
Learning to drive - the essentials to get you in gear
Over half of fines for failing to display L-plates not paid
17 essential facts of life for learner drivers
Learner drivers jailed for driving alone this year
11 driving sins that should automatically earn you a novice plate
RSA want gardaí to breathalyse L-plate passengers
New Road Traffic Bill includes specific ban on texting while driving
634 learner drivers convicted last year for not displaying L plates
New scheme for learner drivers comes into effect today
New rules for learner drivers
L-drivers may get ‘speed limiters’