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Birmingham (Shirley) Practical Test Centre

Birmingham (Shirley) Practical Test Centre

The Birmingham (Shirley) Practical Test Centre is situated on the town’s rural roads, presenting a diverse driving experience for learners from various regions. This guide provides essential information about the driving routes and other relevant details for this test centre.


For those travelling to the centre, it’s important to note that busier roads are also nearby, which can help prepare for a range of driving conditions. Learners are advised to book their appointments well in advance to secure their preferred slot.

Practical Test Centre Address:

401 Stratford Road,



B90 4AA


Toilets: No toilets are available within the test centre.

Disabled Access: If the learner has some disability, arrangements will be made at this test centre. They can get into the test centre through a wheelchair.

Parking: Public parking on the DTC service road accessed via Union Road.

Additional Notes:

Tests Provided: Car, ADI Part 3

How To Get To Birmingham (Shirley) Practical Test Centre

On the day of your appointment, it is essential to have someone accompany you to the test centre, particularly if you intend to use your vehicle. This person should hold a driving licence for at least three years and be properly insured.


To reach the Birmingham (Shirley) Practical Test Centre, you need travel to the suburb of Union Road. From there, turn onto Stratford Road where the test centre is situated.

Not Your Local Test Centre?

If you can’t take your driving test at Birmingham (Shirley) Practical Test Centre, you can visit the nearby test centres when taking your driving test, such as:


Birmingham (Kings Heath)

Birmingham (South Yardley)


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