YOUNG DRIVER/RIDER INITIATIVE  for 17 to 25 year olds.

FREE driving/riding assessment using your own vehicle with FREE group membership and tuition for those wishing to progress to taking the RoSPA Advanced Driving/Riding test. (Motorcyclists are expected to pay a contribution to the tutor’s fuel). For further information contact


Any person holding a full licence may apply to join the group and there is no minimum period between passing the driving or riding test and joining the group. All membership categories run from the 1st January to 31st December. The annual renewal subscription for all members is £20.00. The membership categories are:

Associate member

New joiners to the group and those who have not passed the RoSPA Advanced Test. The Associate annual member subscription is £20.00  with an additional one-off charge of £15.00 for those joining motorcycle section to cover the cost involved for motorcycle tuition.

New members will receive copies of the latest version of Roadcraft (relevant to the section you are joining), and a copy of The Highway Code. If you are taking motorcycle tuition, you will also receive a West Yorkshire RoADAR Advanced Drivers and Riders branded high visibility vest for use during your training sessions. You will also be expected to pay a contribution towards the tutor’s fuel.

Full member

All who have passed the RoSPA Advanced Test become full members of the Group.

Group member

Any individual who wishes to participate in the Group but has not taken and does not intend to take the RoSPA Advanced Test. Members in this category may remain members of the Group provided they continue to pay the appropriate fees to the Group. They do not pay a subscription to RoSPA Advanced Drivers and Riders.

Membership Application

You can now access and complete the application form electronically, by printing a pdf or by request. You should read and retain the IMPORTANT INFORMATION on page 2.

  1. Access a word application form to electronically complete using your software here. Ensure you download and complete then email to our New members secretary (email address is on the form). Subscriptions can be paid by bank transfer. The preferred method.
  2. Access a PDF application form to complete by hand here. Ensure you download and print and then complete. Then post or scan & email to our New members secretary (postal address is in the form).
  3. You can request a paper copy by emailing, or texting 07756 576315 with your details or complete the contact request here.


Annual subscriptions run from 1st January but anyone joining after mid September will not pay a subscription for the following year. All payments can also be made direct to the group account by bank transfer.

Sort Code: 05-00-90

Account Number: 54352992

Please include your full name in the reference field.

Alternatively (less preferred) Payment can be made by cheque payable to West Yorks RoSPA Advance Drivers Assoc and posted (with the application if relevant) to the New member secretary (details on the application form).

RoSPA Advanced Drivers and Riders Membership

We encourage our members to continue training and take the Advanced driving or riding test for which there is a fee. The fees start from £77 including VAT depending on the category into which you fall. On passing your advanced test, you will automatically become a member of RoSPA Advanced Drivers and Riders. Your first year’s membership is included in your initial test fee, the subsequent annual subscription is currently £40.00. Paying this also entitles you to a re-test every three years with no further charge.

This subscription fee is separate from your annual membership fee for RoSPA Advanced Drivers and Riders West Yorkshire.