Louisiana DMV Test Prep
Use the following LA(Louisiana) DMV practice tests to study for your DMV permit test, driver’s license test, and/or senior citizens’ refresher test.
Depending on your study style, you can choose to study by individual topics, do a DMV permit test simulation, and/or challenge yourself to the ultimate DMV marathon test that includes all of the test questions for Louisiana.
Never drive under the influence! Take this FREE LA permit practice test to learn all about alcohol and drugs while driving, including regulations related to DUI and penalties specific to LA.
Accidents often occur at intersections. Take this FREE LA permit practice test to learn all about intersections, including right-of-ways, rules, sharing the road, etc.
How do you change lanes? Take this FREE LA permit practice test to learn all about lane changes, including right-of-ways, blind spots, and the proper signals.
Traffic lights are signalling devices that control flows of traffic to promote safe driving. Take this FREE LA permit practice test to learn all about traffic lights and what they mean.
Traffic regulations are rules that you must follow to promote safe driving. Take this FREE LA permit practice test to learn all about regulations pertaining to your state.
Signalling is a way to communicate with other road users. Take this FREE LA permit practice test to learn all about signalling rules and hand signals.
How well do you know your traffic signs? Take this FREE LA permit practice test to learn all about different types of traffic signs, what they mean, and how to react to them.
Symbols and colors can tell you a lot. Take this FREE LA permit practice test to learn all about traffic symbols, including where they are used and how to interpret them.
Traffic is the movement of road users. Take this FREE LA permit practice test to learn all about traffic rules, safe practices, and how to share the road with other road users.
Do you know how to operate the lights on your vehicle? Take this FREE LA permit practice test to learn all about vehicle lights, where they are, and when to use them.
Applying for your LA License
What is the minimum age to apply for a driving permit in Louisiana?
In Louisiana, you may apply for your learner’s permit starting at age 15. But if you are 17 or older you do not need to get a learner’s permit.
What documents will I need to submit when applying for a driver's license in Louisiana?
If it is your first time applying for a license in Connecticut, you will need to have:
- Birth certificate
- Two forms of identification
- Social Security Number
- Drivers Education Certificate or a 6 Hour Course Certificate
How do I contact my nearest Louisiana OMV office?
Driver’s licenses are issued at local Louisiana OMV offices. Here’s a list of Louisiana OMV offices.
Getting Ready for Your LA Permit Test
On the Louisiana permit test, what will I be tested on?
The permit test is comprised of written questions about Louisiana state-specific traffic laws, road signs, and rules of safe driving. The test questions have been created from material found in the Louisiana Driver’s Manual and cover a range of topics including vehicle safety responsibility, right-of-way, signals, signs, and markers, parking, stopping, and standing, alcohol and drug impact on the driving ability, and more. In addition to passing the written exam, you will also need to pass a vision screening.
What is the best way to study for the Louisiana permit test?
Although the LA driver’s handbook is the source of truth when it comes to writing the Louisiana permit test, it can be confusing to study from it. Our FREE LA DMV Practice Tests contain questions that are 100% accurate and based on the driver’s manual. We break down the topics into 13 easy to understand practice tests. Focus on road signs, speeding limits, traffic violations, defensive driving techniques and proper yielding situations. And whenever you answer a question, you tell you WHY on the spot so you won’t make the same mistake again. When you done studying the individual topics, take our FREE LA DMV marathon test and LA DMV permit test simulator to assess your readiness for the real test. Remember, you can take our prep tests as many times as you want until you are 100% ready.
Is driver’s education required in order to get an Louisiana learner’s permit?
Yes. If you are under 17, you need 30 hours of in class instruction and 8 hours of behind the wheel instruction.
Is there a mobile Louisiana DMV Practice Test app for my iPhone/iPad and/or android device(s)?
Yes, there is. In fact, our FREE DMV Practice Test app (DMV Hub) has over 2 million downloads to date. We make passing the DMV permit test even easier with features like smart timer and in-app analytical tools that tell you if you are ready to take the real test or not. You can download our app from the App Store or Google Play.
How many questions are on the Louisiana DMV Test?
The Louisiana permit test consists of 40 multiple choice questions.
What's the passing mark for the Louisiana DMV Test?
You must score 32 out of 40 questions correctly to pass the Louisiana permit test.
Taking Your LA Permit Test
How do I sign up for my permit test in Louisiana?
To sign up for your permit test in Louisiana, simply find a local OMV office when you’re ready to apply.
Which OMV office should I go to take my permit test in Louisiana?
It doesn’t matter which OMV office you go to, but most people choose to go to a OMV office nearest to them. To find out where the OMV offices are located at, visit the OMV Offices page.
How do I pass the Louisiana permit test?
To pass your Louisiana permit test, you are expected to know Louisiana traffic laws, road signs, and rules for safe driving. All material will be taken from the Louisiana Driver’s License manual, which is what our FREE DMV practice test questions are based on. Subjects will cover sharing the road, meaning of road signs, navigating Intersections, speeding consequences, drinking and driving laws.
There are 40 multiple choice questions on the permit test. You need to get at least 80% in order to pass. Remember, You are NOT allowed to use the driver’s handbook during your permit test. You are being tested on your ability to recall the rules of the road. Prepare yourself before you go in and you will see that you can do well without the manual.
I failed my Louisiana permit test, what should I do?
If you failed your written test, you won’t be given a permit. You can take it again as soon as the next business day.
I passed my Louisiana permit test! Now what?
If you are under 17 years old, you need to hold on to your learner’s permit for at least 180 days and complete 50 hours of driving practice (15 of which must be done at night).
When can I take my road test?
After getting your learner’s permit, you must wait at least 180 days and complete 50 hours of driving practice (15 of which must be done at night). If you are over 17 you do not need a permit to get a driver’s license.
Who may I have in the car with me while driving in Louisiana with a learner's permit?
If you have a learner’s permit, you must have a licensed adult aged over 21 or a sibling who is at least 18 and licensed accompanying you when driving.
New to Louisiana
Will I have to pass a road test when I move to Louisiana from another state？
Usually no road test is required.But they will be required to take the vision test.
Is my out-of-state learners permit valid in Louisiana?
Yes, you may drive with you out-of-state learner’s permit in Louisiana. You must adhere to the rules of both your home state and Louisiana
Where do I find more driving-related information when moving to Louisiana?
If you have further questions regarding driving in Louisiana, you should visit the Louisiana OMV website.