Prepare for the theory test

Everything you’ll need to know to pass the test is in The Drone and Model Aircraft Code. It's a good idea to read this to ensure you have the most up to date information.

About the test

  • The test is free
  • 40 multiple choice questions and a pass mark of 30
  • You can look at The Drone and Model Aircraft Code during the test if you want to
  • You should allow at least 30 minutes to complete the test
  • You can take as long as you like providing you’re not inactive for more than 90 minutes
  • You can take the test as many times as you like.

Children under 13

You can still get a flyer ID if you're under 13 , but you must ask a parent or guardian to be with you when you register. This is for data protection reasons.

There is more information in the children and parent guidance.