At MotoDojo we will supply everything you need to participate in QRIDE training. All you need to do is wear the appropriate clothes and bring the appropriate licence;

  • Long Pants
  • Closed in shoes

We will supply the motorcycle and the riding gear.

To participate in QRIDE training at MotoDojo the most important thing you need is the appropriate permit for the class of Queensland motorcycle licence you are going for.
RE class Queensland motorcycle licence: For this licence you will need a: Class RE Queensland learners permit
R class Queensland motorcycle licence: For this licence you will need your class RE Queensland motorcycle licence. You must have held your Class RE Queensland motorcycle licence for a minimum of 12 months before you are eligible for QRIDE training for an R class Queensland motorcycle licence.

Transferring to a Queensland motorcycle licence from another country; the requirements for getting a Queensland driver licence can vary, depending on where your licence was issued and the licence class you want to apply for.

Country Requirements for a Queensland driver licence
Recognised countries
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Canada
  • Croatia
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Guernsey
  • Ireland
  • Isle of Man (for licences issued on or after 1 April 1991)
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Jersey
  • Luxembourg
  • Malta (for licences issued on or after 2 January 2004)
  • Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Portugal
  • Singapore
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • United Kingdom
  • United States of America

(External territories of these countries are excluded)

If you are applying for a Queensland learner licence, you won’t have to pass a written road rules test if you hold or have held within the last 5 years a learner licence that corresponds to a class C, RE or R licence granted from these countries.To be eligible for a class RE learner licence, you must have held a provisional or open class C licence for at least 1 year in the last 5 years.

If you are applying for a Queensland provisional or open car or motorcycle licence, you won’t have to pass a written road rules test or a practical driving test if you hold, or have held within the last 5 years, a driver licence (other than a learner licence), that corresponds to a class C, RE or R licence granted from these countries.

If you are applying for a Queensland provisional or open heavy vehicle licence (class LR, MR, HR, HC or MC), you will need to pass a written road rules test and a practical driving test.

Experienced driver recognition countries
  • Bulgaria
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Estonia
  • Hong Kong
  • Hungary
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Poland
  • South Korea
  • Romania
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • South Africa (Republic of)
  • Taiwan

(External territories of these countries are excluded)

If you are applying for a Queensland learner licence, you won’t have to pass a written road rules test if you are 25 years or older and you hold, or have held within the last 5 years, a learner licence that corresponds to a class C, RE or R licence granted from these countries.
To be eligible for a class RE learner licence, you must have held a provisional or open class C licence for at least 1 year in the last 5 years.

If you are applying for a Queensland provisional or open car or motorcycle licence, you won’t have to pass a written road rules test or a practical driving test if you are 25 years of age or older and you hold, or have held within the last 5 years, a driver licence (other than a learner licence), that corresponds to a class C, RE or R licence granted from 1 of these countries.

If you are applying for a Queensland provisional or open heavy vehicle licence (class LR, MR, HR, HC or MC), you will need to pass a written road rules test and a practical driving test.

If your driver licence has been issued in a country not listed, you will need to pass a written road rules test and practical driving test to get a Queensland driver licence.

What can I ride?

 

Under the LAM Scheme class RE Queensland motorcycle licence holders can only ride a learner approved motorcycle.

A learner approved motorcycle is a production motorcycle that is fitted with an electric motor, or has an internal combustion engine with a capacity of not more than 660mL, and:

  • a power-to-weight ratio that does not exceed 150 kW/t
  • has not been modified other than for an allowable modification
  • is included on the LAM Scheme list of approved motorcycles. Which can be found on the link below.http://www.tmr.qld.gov.au/safety/motorcycle-safety/learner-approved-motorcycle-scheme.aspx

Class R, Queensland motorcycle licence holders, can ride any motorcycle as long as it is registered and roadworthy.