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License Category F

(tractor)



The driving licence category F entitles you to drive following vehicles:

If you are not 18 years old :

  • - Agricultural tractor with a speed not exceeding 40 km/h;
  • - Self-propelled machine with a speed not exceeding 25 km/h
    and with an empty weight up to 600kg;
  • - Moped;
  • - Light quadricycles.

If you are 18 years old :

  • - Agricultural tractor and High Speed Tractor (TGV);
  • - Self-propelled machine with a empty weight up to 12000kg;
  • - Self-propelled machine with a empty weight over 12000kg,
    but with a speed not exceeding 25 km/h
    and only around the project site;
  • - Moped;
  • - Light quadricycles.

The minimum age for applying to a driving school for this driving licence is:

- 15 years and a half.


Documents required for the application for a driving licence of the category F:

  • - A medical certificate (less than 3 months old);
  • - A recent passport photograph (taken from the front) in 45 × 35 mm format;
  • - A valid copy of your ID card/passport;
  • - A copy of your driving license
    (if you are a holder of another category);
  • - Special learning insurance for the agricultural tractor on which you will do your practical learning.

If you are not 18 years old at the time of application:

  • - The signature of a guardian is required;
  • - A copy of his or her identity document.

The number of theory lessons required to be taken at a driving school :

  • - A minimum of 12 one-hour lessons;
  • - A minimum of 6 hours if you hold a driving licence of another category.

If you fail the theory test, you must repeat half the mandatory theory hours, before retaking it.


Practical training course:

After passing the theoretical test, you can drive on the road,
the tractor covered by the special apprenticeship insurance,
to get ready for the practical test.

To obtain the driving licence category F,
you will need to take a practical test with this tractor.


Documents and equipment to be presented during the practical examination:

  • -Your ID card or passport;
  • - Your learner's certificate;
  • - The registration certificate of the tractor;
  • - A liability insurance for the tractor;
  • - The special learning insurance for the tractor;
  • - The fiscal stamp for the tractor;
  • - A safety vest;
  • - A warning triangle.

Issue of the driving licence :

After you pass the practical test, the driving licence will be mailed.