• The Chester County Intermediate Unit (CCIU) has been certified by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDot) as an approved third-party Driver Testing Center and now offers two additional on-the-road driver examination centers in Chester County.

    Testing Requirements:

    For drivers over 18 years of age, you must have a valid Learner’s Permit in order to test.

    For drivers under the age of 18 years of age, you must be a minimum of 16 years of age, have held a valid Learner’s Permit for a minimum of 6 months and have completed a minimum of 65 hours of adult-supervised driving.

    When visiting a Driver License Center to take your road test, please be sure to bring the following items with you:

    • Your valid learner's permit
    • Parent or Guardian Certification Form DL-180C, if applicant is under 18 years of age
    • Proof of vehicle insurance
    • Proof of vehicle registration
    • Accompanying driver's valid driver's license


    Standard Rate: $100

    Discounted Rate (for drivers completing CCIU's Driver Education Online Course and Behind-the-Wheel Training): $75

    Retest Rate (at our facility only): $60


    Up to one week prior to scheduled appointment: No Fee

    Within three to six days of scheduled appointment: $25

    Two days from scheduled appointment: $100   

    Review a list of the Driver Testing Center Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) 

    For additional information pertaining to Driver Licensing, visit the PennDOT Driver & Vehicle Services website.


    *Due to state scheduling requirements, testing appointments must be requested at least two full Driver Testing Center business days (Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday) in advance. For example, if you desire to schedule a Saturday appointment, your request must be received no later than Monday; similarly, if you request an appointment on Tuesday or Wednesday (days our offices are closed), the earliest appointment you can request would be Monday of the following week.
    TCHS Pennock's Bridge Campus
    280 Pennock's Bridge Road, West Grove, PA 19390
    Chester County Intermediate Unit
    455 Boot Road, Downingtown, PA 19335
    Hours of Operation:
    Monday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Thursday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Saturday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    1-866-276-9730 (toll free)
    484-593-5945 (local)