Graduated Driver Licensing (GDL)

Find All the Vehicle & Driving Information You Need

Home / Car Information / Useful Driving Terms / Graduated Driver Licensing

A licensing system that expands the learning process for drivers in training and allows more time to learn the complex skills required to operate a vehicle. The GDL consists of three stages identified by the type of license: learners permit, intermediate (provisional) license, and full license. The three stages of the GDL system include specific components and restrictions to introduce driving privileges gradually to new drivers.