Utah Practice Permit Test

Do you dream about floating in the Great Salt Lake? You’ll need to pass your Utah permit test to get there. Passing your exam can be intimidating, but by preparing early, you’ll ensure success.

Our Utah permit practice test is designed to test you on everything you’ll encounter on test day. We even include an exam specifically designed for Utah road signs. All of our exams come with full answer explanations, so you walk away informed, confident, and ready to pass your exam.

Preparing early is the key to success. Start by answering the questions below.

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Utah Permit Practice Tests

Begin your preparation by using one of the free UT DLD practice exams linked below. Our practice exams include answer explanations that will help you better understand key concepts. The exams are 100% free and require no registration.

Utah Road Signs

Concerned about road signs for your upcoming exam? We’ve got you covered. You can use our UT road signs practice test to focus strictly on the signs of the road.

About the Utah Permit Test

The Utah permit driving test is made up of 50 total questions. Of those 50 questions, individuals will need to answer 40 of those questions correctly to pass the exam. This comes out to a minimum passing score of 80%.

Individuals must be at least 15 years of age to take the Utah permit test. You can expect to follow these steps before and after taking the Utah permit test:

  1. Apply for your permit in person
  2. Get your photo taken
  3. Pass vision test
  4. Pay fee ($19)
  5. Provide proper documentation
  6. Pass knowledge test
  7. Have parental or guardian consent
  8. Get your permit

Documentation Required

When applying for your permit at the Utah DLD, you will need to provide proof of your name, age, and address. Typical documents you can use include:

  • Birth Certificate
  • Passport
  • Social Security Card
  • 1099 Form, W2 Statement or Paystub
  • Certificate of Naturalization or Certificate of Citizenship

Please be sure to check the Official Utah DLD Site for complete details.

In addition, you will typically need to have a parent or guardian present if you are under the age of 18.

After you receive your learners permit, you will need to complete some general requirements to get your full driver’s license. In the state of Utah, you will need to complete 27 hours (high school classroom), 18 hours (private instruction), or 30 hours (Utah-approved online course) of drivers ed classroom hours and at least 40 hours of supervised driving hours.

Utah Driving Test FAQs

There are a total of 50 questions on the Utah permit test.

For the UT written test, you must answer at least 80% of the questions correctly, which comes out to a total of 40 questions.

You may apply for a permit in Utah when you are at least 15 years old.

You can get your license in Utah when you have waited at least 6 months after you received your permit.

You can get your license in Utah when you have had the following supervised driving time: 40 hours, 10 of which must be at night.

The minimum age for a driver’s license in Utah is: 16

In Utah you will have the following restrictions on your driver’s license –

Nighttime Restrictions: midnight – 5 a.m.

The Nighttime restrictions will be in place until you reach: 17.

In Utah, permit holders younger than 18 may only drive under the supervision of a driving instructor, a parent or guardian, or a responsible adult who has accepted liability for the permit holder’s driving by signing the permit application.

Permit applicants younger than 19 must be enrolled in driver education. In Utah, supervised driving in the learner stage may include up to five hours in a driving simulator. In Utah license applicants who are younger than 19 must have completed driver education.

Gianni Evangelisti
Gianni has been working in the test prep industry for 6+ years. Gianni has created test prep materials across multiple different exam categories.