Prince Edward Island

PASSENGER VEHICLES MOTORCYCLES

To obtain a motorcycle licence in PEI, there are three GDL stages: Stage 1 begins with a Class 6 Instruction Permit; followed by a restricted Class 6 Novice Licence in Stages 2 and 3.
Effective date of program implementation: Apr.1, 2007


AGE REQUIREMENTS
Minimum entry age: 18 years
Minimum exit age
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
Successfully passed test  ⁄ course
Time completion: 1 year in Stage 2
EXIT REQUIREMENTS
Successfully passed test ⁄ course
Time completion: 1 year in Stage 3
STAGE DURATION
Minimum duration: 1 year
Maximum holding period
SUPERVISORY DRIVER
N⁄A
SUPERVISED DRIVING
Minimum amount of supervised driving
DRIVING RESTRICTIONS AND CONDITIONS
BAC level while driving: 0.0 BAC


Night restrictions
Display ďGĒ sign⁄plate when driving: A small yellow Graduated Decal which is to be placed on the back of the motorcycle operatorís helmet; this is the same decal the driver received for Stage 2
Other restrictions: No Stage 3 driver shall use a hand-held cellular telephone, headphones, mp3 player or any other hand-held electronic device while operating or having care and control of a motor vehicle
Passenger restrictions: Only 1
Road restrictions
SUSPENSION & PROHIBITION
If the license is suspended, cancelled, or disqualified, the driver will be required to restart the GDL Novice stage
Lower driver penalty point threshold: An accumulation of 9 or more demerit points will result in the suspension of the Stage 3 driverís licence, followed by a 1-year probation period
DRIVER IMPROVEMENT ACTIONS
N⁄A
ADDITIONAL STAGE 3 FEATURES
No driver may apply for a Class 1, 2, 3 or 4 driverís Licence until they have successfully completed the GDL Program

CONTACT INFORMATION
Audrey Mayhew
Senior Safety Officer⁄Departement of Transportation & Infrastructure Renewal
Highway Safety Division
PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE  C1A 7N8
Phone: 902-368-5214 
Email: ammayhew@gov.pe.ca