- Class 5
- Class 1
- Class 2
- Class 3
- Class 4
- Class 6
Regular LicenceClass 5: Regular Licence, permits a driver to drive cars, pick-up trucks, sport utility vehicles and vans seating less than 24 people.
Semi-TrailersClass 1: For driving semi-trailers and tractor-trailer combinations.
Large BusesClass 2: For driving large buses (over 24 passengers).
Heavy VehiclesClass 3: For driving vehicles or vehicle-trailer combinations weighing greater than 14,000 kilograms.
Smaller BusesClass 4: For driving smaller buses, vans seating under 24 passengers for compensation, taxis and ambulances.
MotorcyclesClass 6: For driving motorcycles and motor-driven cycles.
Graduated Driver Licence (GDL) Program
Nova Scotia has a system with 3 stages :
- Class 7: Learner’s Licence. Permits a new driver to drive cars, pick-up trucks, sport utility vehicles and vans seating less than 10 people.
- Class 5 N: Newly Licensed Driver’s Licence
- Restricted Individual with Condition 47. Has a large letter “R” and special conditions (zero blood alcohol level AND you cannot act as a Supervising Driver for another driver)
You have to graduate from all 3 levels before you can get your regular licence (Class 5). To complete the GDL program present a “Graduate Certificate” from Bolland Driving Solutions to any Registry of Motor Vehicles or Access Nova Scotia.