Salford Test Centre

We've detalied everything you need to know about the Salford driving test centre for you below.

Last updated: 17 Jul 2019

Right on the site of Salford Fire Station, Salford Test Centre is well-located for learners situated in Salford or Manchester city centre. Surrounded by busy roads and dual carriageways, it’s worth getting plenty of practice on multi-lane roundabouts and junctions if you choose to take your test here.


Sale Test Centre: Liverpool Street, Ordsall, Salford, Greater Manchester, M5 4LT


When you arrive for your driving test, park on Blucher Street alongside the fire station, facing Liverpool Street. After parking, go to the reception at the front of the building to be met by your examiner.


There are no toilets for test candidates provided at Salford Test Centre.

Pass rates

The pass rate for Salford Test Centre was at 38% in 2017-2018, which is a little way below the national average of 46.3%. While this may be a factor when you’re choosing which centre to take your test at, don’t let it be the only consideration. If you’re familiar with the area, this centre could be a wise choice. It’s also surrounded by dual carriageways with multi-lane roundabouts, so if you’re particularly confident on those types of roads, the routes from this test centre could suit you well.

Booking your test

To book a test at Salford Test Centre, you’ll need to contact the DVSA - you can do so by phone on 0300 200 1122 or online. You can also use these details to cancel or reschedule your driving test. As long as you give at least three working days’ notice, you’ll be eligible for a full refund or to reschedule at no extra cost.