Theory test in Norway

The theory test is an important part of obtaining a driving licence in Norway. In this article, we will provide you with information about the theory test, how to apply for it, and how to prepare for it for free at

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Applying for the Theory Test

The easiest way to apply for a driving licence is online at Your page. You can also fill in an application on paper (PDF), and send it to one of the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Offices (DVLOs).

When your application has been registered, you can book an appointment for your theory test at a Driver and Vehicle Licensing Office (trafikkstasjon).

Taking the Theory Test

When you arrive at the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Office (trafikkstasjon), you will need to show valid proof of identity and pay for the theory test. You may also need to have your picture taken and pay for the picture. Please note that some DVLOs may have limited opening hours for theory tests.

In the test room, you will take the theory test on a computer. You can ask for a headset if you would like to have the test questions and possible answers read aloud in Norwegian. In this case, you need to set the language to Norwegian Bokmål.

Theory Test Language

You can take the theory test for all categories in Norwegian Bokmål. Some categories are also available in other languages:

  • The Category B theory test is available in Nynorsk, Sami, English, Sorani, Arabic (MSA) and Turkish.
  • The Categories AM and T theory tests are available in Nynorsk.
  • The Category A1, A2 and A theory tests are available in English.
  • The Category S theory test is available in Sami.

During the test, you can select your preferred language yourself.

After the Theory Test

The result of your test will be shown on your computer screen immediately after you have submitted all your answers. You will also receive the result of your test by mail along with a summary of the answers to each topic.

If you need to take a practical driving test, you can do it now provided you passed the theory test and have completed all mandatory training. Your training must also be registered in the system. You can track the progress of your training under Your applications on Your Page. You must pass the practical driving test within 3 years of having passed the theory test.

Preparing for the Theory Test for Free

Passing the theory test is an important step towards getting your driving license in Norway. You can prepare for the test by studying the official Norwegian Road Traffic Act and the official regulations for each category of driving license. You can also take advantage of free online resources to help you practice and prepare for the test.

One such resource is, an online platform where you can practice for the theory test for free. The platform offers practice questions, explanations and feedback for each question, and provides a summary of your performance to help you identify your strengths and weaknesses.

The practice questions cover a wide range of topics, including road signs, traffic rules and regulations, and driving techniques. The questions are designed to be similar to the ones you will encounter in the actual theory test, so you can get a good idea of what to expect on test day.

In addition to the practice questions, the platform also provides study materials and resources to help you learn and retain the information you need to pass the test. You can access these resources anytime, anywhere, so you can study and practice at your own pace.

Benefits of Practicing on

  • Free and accessible online
  • Similar practice questions to the actual test
  • Explanations and feedback for each question
  • Study materials and resources to help you learn and retain information
  • Track your progress and identify your strengths and weaknesses

By using to prepare for the theory test, you can increase your chances of passing the test on the first try and get one step closer to getting your driving license in Norway.

So if you're planning to take the theory test in Norway, be sure to check out for free practice and preparation. With the right resources and preparation, you can confidently take the test and reach your goal of getting your driving license.

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