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The legislation has now been passed and the changes have been brought into force, 16 December 2021
What this means for car drivers towing a trailer
Drivers who passed their car driving test from 1 January 1997 will be allowed to tow trailers up to 3,500kg maximum authorised mass (MAM) without passing an additional car and trailer test.
DVSA stopped doing car and trailer tests from 20 September 2021
You can find out more information about the new rules for towing a trailer or caravan with a car on GOV.UK
Changes to driving licences
DVLA will update affected driving licence records to reflect the changes.
The car and trailer category (B+E) will be added to the driving licence when a new photocard driving licence is issued.

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