New Jersey DMV Test Prep
Use the following NJ(New Jersey) DMV practice tests to study for your DMV permit test, driver’s license test, and/or senior citizens’ refresher test.
Depending on your study style, you can choose to study by individual topics, do a DMV permit test simulation, and/or challenge yourself to the ultimate DMV marathon test that includes all of the test questions for New Jersey.
Never drive under the influence! Take this FREE NJ permit practice test to learn all about alcohol and drugs while driving, including regulations related to DUI and penalties specific to NJ.
Accidents often occur at intersections. Take this FREE NJ permit practice test to learn all about intersections, including right-of-ways, rules, sharing the road, etc.
How do you change lanes? Take this FREE NJ permit practice test to learn all about lane changes, including right-of-ways, blind spots, and the proper signals.
Traffic lights are signalling devices that control flows of traffic to promote safe driving. Take this FREE NJ permit practice test to learn all about traffic lights and what they mean.
Traffic regulations are rules that you must follow to promote safe driving. Take this FREE NJ permit practice test to learn all about regulations pertaining to your state.
Signalling is a way to communicate with other road users. Take this FREE NJ permit practice test to learn all about signalling rules and hand signals.
How well do you know your traffic signs? Take this FREE NJ permit practice test to learn all about different types of traffic signs, what they mean, and how to react to them.
Symbols and colors can tell you a lot. Take this FREE NJ permit practice test to learn all about traffic symbols, including where they are used and how to interpret them.
Traffic is the movement of road users. Take this FREE NJ permit practice test to learn all about traffic rules, safe practices, and how to share the road with other road users.
Do you know how to operate the lights on your vehicle? Take this FREE NJ permit practice test to learn all about vehicle lights, where they are, and when to use them.
Applying for your NJ License
What is the minimum age to apply for a driving permit in New Jersey?
In New Jersey, you may apply for your learner’s permit starting at age 16.
What documents will I need to submit when applying for a driver's license in New Jersey?
If it is your first time applying for a license in New Jersey, you must supply documents that equal 6 points on the verification scale. The documents must have:
- A Primary ID
- A Secondary ID
- A Verifiable Social Security Number
- Proof of Address
How do I contact my nearest New Jersey MVC office?
Driver’s licenses are issued at local New Jersey MVC offices. Here’s a list of New Jersey MVC offices.
Getting Ready for Your NJ Permit Test
On the New Jersey permit test, what will I be tested on?
The permit test is comprised of written questions about New Jersey state-specific traffic laws, road signs, and rules of safe driving. The test questions have been created from material found in the New Jersey Driver’s Manual and cover a range of topics including vehicle safety responsibility, right-of-way, signals, signs, and markers, parking, stopping, and standing, alcohol and drug impact on the driving ability, and more. In addition to passing the written exam, you will also need to pass a vision screening.
What is the best way to study for the New Jersey permit test?
Although the NJ driver’s handbook is the source of truth when it comes to writing the New Jersey permit test, it can be confusing to study from it. Our FREE NJ DMV Practice Tests contain questions that are 100% accurate and based on the driver’s manual. We break down the topics into 13 easy to understand practice tests. Focus on road signs, speeding limits, traffic violations, defensive driving techniques and proper yielding situations. And whenever you answer a question, you tell you WHY on the spot so you won’t make the same mistake again. When you done studying the individual topics, take our FREE NJ DMV marathon test and NJ DMV permit test simulator to assess your readiness for the real test. Remember, you can take our prep tests as many times as you want until you are 100% ready.
Is driver’s education required in order to get an New Jersey learner’s permit?
If you are considered as an early bird driver (age 16), you must show proof of being enrolled in a driver’s training course when you apply for a permit.
Is there a mobile New Jersey DMV Practice Test app for my iPhone/iPad and/or android device(s)?
Yes, there is. In fact, our FREE DMV Practice Test app (DMV Hub) has over 2 million downloads to date. We make passing the DMV permit test even easier with features like smart timer and in-app analytical tools that tell you if you are ready to take the real test or not. You can download our app from the App Store or Google Play.
How many questions are on the New Jersey DMV Test?
The New Jersey permit test is consisted of 50 multiple choice questions.
What's the passing mark for the New Jersey DMV Test?
You must score 40 out of 50 questions correctly to pass the New Jersey permit test.
Taking Your NJ Permit Test
How do I sign up for my permit test in New Jersey?
To sign up for your permit test in New Jersey, simply find a local MVC office when you’re ready to apply.
Which MVC office should I go to take my permit test in New Jersey?
It doesn’t matter which MVC office you go to, but most people choose to go to a MVC office nearest to them. To find out where the MVC offices are located at, visit the MVC Offices page.
How do I pass the New Jersey permit test?
To pass your New Jersey permit test, you are expected to know New Jersey traffic laws, road signs, and rules for safe driving. All material will be taken from the New Jersey Driver’s License manual, which is what our FREE DMV practice test questions are based on. Subjects will cover sharing the road, meaning of road signs, navigating Intersections, speeding consequences, drinking and driving laws.
There are 50 multiple choice questions on the permit test. You need to get at least 80% in order to pass. Remember, You are NOT allowed to use the driver’s handbook during your permit test. You are being tested on your ability to recall the rules of the road. Prepare yourself before you go in and you will see that you can do well without the manual.
I failed my New Jersey permit test, what should I do?
If you failed your written test, you won’t be given a permit. But you may take it again as early as you wish.
I passed my New Jersey permit test! Now what?
If you are 17 years or older, you must practice driving with your learner’s permit for at least 6 months before applying for your road test.
If you are under 17 years old, you need to complete a driver’s education course, practice driving for at least 6 months and be at least 17 years old before applying for your road test.
When can I take my road test?
After getting your learner’s permit, you must wait at least 6 months before taking your road test. If you are 16 years old, you must also complete a driving school course.
Who may I have in the car with me while driving in New Jersey with a learner's permit?
You must have a licensed driver age 21 or older supervising you at all times while you’re driving with a permit.
New to New Jersey
Will I have to pass a road test when I move to New Jersey from another state？
Usually no road test is required. However, that is up to the discretion of the examiner. You have 60 days to exchange your out-of-state license for a New Jersey license. If you are under 18, you must complete the graduated driver’s license program before getting your New Jersey license.
Is my out-of-state learners permit valid in New Jersey?
Where do I find more driving-related information when moving to New Jersey?
If you have further questions regarding driving in New Jersey, you should visit the New Jersey MVC website.