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  • 26 Jan, 2018

Theory Test Centre - Harlow


Cambridge House, 1st Floor, Suite 1, Cambridge Road, 
CM20 2EQ

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If you are looking to book online driving theory test at Harlow Theory Test Centre, then below are all details you required.

Address of Harlow Theory Test Centre

UK Driving theory tests in Harlow are conducted in Cambridge Road at Cambridge House. The complete address is:

Cambridge House, 1st Floor, Suite 1, Cambridge Road, 
CM20 2EQ

You can contact Harlow test centre by calling Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) customer support at 03002001122 or emailing at Phone lines are open from Monday to Friday between 8am to 4pm.

How to reach Harlow Theory Test Centre

If you going by car, then there is no parking space in Ambrose House. Nearest available parking is at Harlow Mill Station which is just 2 mins walking distance from the test centre. There are 30 parking spaces available. It's not a covered car park. It charges flate rate of £4.60 and £3.00 for 24 hours in peak and off-peak hours repectively. Quoted as of 15/01/2018 with Parkopedia ( It got free disabled parking spaces. You can pay on site by cash or phone. Full address of this parking is:

Harlow Mill Station
Station Approach
CM20 2EL

If you didn’t find any parking space above then another parking option is available at Wayre Street which is 20 mins walking distance from the test centre. There are 48 parking spaces available. It's not a covered car park. Parking in first hour is free then it charges £0.85 for 2 hours, £1.75 for 3 hours and £3.60 for 4 hours with a maximum of £6.55 for a day. Quoted as of 15/01/2018 with Parkopedia ( It got free parking spaces. It’s a Pay and Display car park and you can pay on site by cash. Full address of this parking is:

Harlow District Council
Wayre Street
CM17 0DT

If you travelling by train, then Harlow rail station is 2.0 miles (41 mins by walk) away from Harlow theory test centre. Since it's a long walk it's suggested that you either take a taxi or public transport to reach to test centre as you don't want to feel tired when sitting in theory exam. Full address of Harlow Rail Station is:

Harlow Town Station
Station Approach
off Edinburgh Way
CM20 2JD

Tickets and travel information of Harlow Rail Station

National Rail Enquiries: 03457 48 49 50
0345 60 50 600
Welsh language line: 
0345 60 40 500
General station enquiries: 
03457 11 41 41

Below are the directions from google maps ( to reach to Harlow theory test centre from Harlow rail station: 

  1. Walk east towards Edinburgh Gate for 0.1 mile ↑
  2. Turn right onto Edinburgh Gate for 138 ft ↱
  3. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Edinburgh Way/A414 for 0.4 miles
  4. Slight left to stay on Edinburgh Way/A414 and Go through 1 roundabout for 0.4 miles ↰
  5. Slight right to stay on Edinburgh Way/A414 and Go through 1 roundabout for 0.7 miles ↱
  6. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Cambridge Rd/A1184 for 0.3 miles
  7. Turn left at Hart Rd for 213 ft ↰
  8. Destination will be on the left ←

Facilities Available at Harlow Theory Test Centre

Theory test is conducted by Pearson and there is no information available regarding toilet facilities or disabled access at this theory test centre. If you required any of these we suggest to contact DVSA directly.

Disabled access:
Welsh Online: No
Tests Available: Car, motorcycle, Lorries, Buses and Coaches

Statistics of Harlow Theory Test Centre

Data released by DVSA suggests that at Harlow test centre, total 5,760 males’ book online driving theory tests between April2016-March 2017. Out of which only 2,721 managed to pass their online UK driving theory test which is only 47.2% pass rate of theory test.

Females did better in same test centre as total 5,312 female’s book driving theory test for the same period at Harlow. Out of which 2,678 managed to pass their online UK driving theory test which makes pass rate of 50.4%.

Overall, combining both male and female, total 11,074 book online theory tests for same period. Out of which 5,400 manage to pass their UK driving theory test which is a pass rate of just 48.8%.

Choose Book Driving Theory to Book Online Theory Test at Harlow Theory Test Centre

You can book online driving theory test easily with Book Driving Theory (Visit Book Driving Theory Pricing Plans). We act as an intermediary between you and DVSA and we look after all your online driving theory test booking needs. We offer several plans which give you protection against failure, so in case you fail your UK driving theory test then we will rebook you absolutely free (terms apply)

In addition, with all plans, Book Driving Theory also provides several other free services like the change to theory test centre, date or time along with free test date reminders so you will never miss your test again.

About the UK Driving Theory Test

UK driving theory test is a computer screen based test which comprises of two parts: multiple choice questions and hazard perception. DVSA designed theory test to particularly test learner driver’s knowledge of rules of the road and best driving practice. You can find detail information at:

DSA Driving Theory Test

After You Book Your Theory Test

Once you completed your booking with us, we will email you your confirmation of date and time of your test along with a reference number. In case of any issues just contact us and we will do our best to sort things out for you as soon as possible.

Cancelling and Rescheduling The Theory Test

You can change date and time of your theory test though you must give us minimum of five working days’ notice. If you need to cancel your theory test, we will refund you in full as long as you us a minimum of 5 working days’ notice.

Attending Your Theory Test

Arrive atleast 15 minutes before at Harlow Theory test Centre as you may be refused to enter in case of late arrival and you will lose your test fee. Arriving without appropriate identity documents will also deemed to refuse entry and loss of test fee.

What to Take to Your Theory Test

You are required to take your UK photocard driving licence to your theory test. In case, you have a licence issued from Northern Ireland, then take both photocard and paper counterpart licence.

If you don’t take right documents, your test will be cancelled and you won’t get any money back/refund, so make sure you got all required documents with you.

Lost your Driving Licence

If you lost your driving licence, you need to apply for a replacement. It will take up to 15 days to arrive. Use the following link for same:

Also don’t forget to rearrange your theory test if you don’t get the new driving licence in time.

Got Paper Licence

If you got paper licence then you must take passport with your paper licence. If you don’t have a passport then either apply for a photocard licence or get a passport. Use the following link to exchange a paper licence to a photocard licence:

Personal Belongings

It’s not allowed to take any personal belongings into the test room. This includes:

  • Watches
  • Mobile Phones
  • Earphones
  • Bags
  • Purses
  • Wallets
  • Any kind of papers, notes

In test centre, you will be provided a locker where you need to store all these belongings before heading towards test room. Test centre staff may also check to ensure that you don’t have anything which can be used for cheating. You are allowed to take test, if you don’t permit them to check.

It’s illegal to cheat at the theory test. You can be sent to prison and banned from driving.

After Your Theory Test

Once you have given your theory test, you will be issued a pass/fail certificate. It will show you your core and how well you performed in each module. Don’t forget to collect it and also don’t lose this certificate. We are confident that you will pass with bright colours but in case it was a bad day we will rebook you for free as long as you fulfilled our simple terms and conditions (terms apply).

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