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The Motor Vehicles (Driving Licences) Regulations 1987

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Full licences not carrying provisional entitlement

11.—(1) Section 88(4) of the 1972 Act shall not apply in the case of a licence which—

(a)is limited to vehicles of a particular construction or design whether pursuant to an application in that behalf by the holder of the licence or pursuant to section 87(4)(ii) of the 1972 Act; or

(b)authorises its holder to drive vehicles of a class included in group K only.

(2) Section 88(4) of the 1972 Act in its application to a full licence granted on or after 1st October 1982 which does not authorise the driving of a vehicle of a class included in group A, B, C, or E shall have effect subject to the limitation that it shall not authorise the holder of such a licence to drive any motor cycle of a class included in group D subject to the same conditions as if he were authorised by a provisional licence to drive the last mentioned vehicles.

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