Learners Licence Preparation Class : You must be at least 16 years or older.
The Learners Licence you will apply for is a Code 1 licence which specifically applies to motorcycles.
All persons who intend to take the K53 motorcycle test will write the same test regardless of whether you intend getting the Code A1 or Code A licence and regardless of age as long as you are older than 16 years.
Licence Codes and Requirements : Code A1
The Code "A1" rider licence can be obtained at the age of 16 years and allows the holder to ride motorcycle or scooter with an engine capacity not exceeding 125 cc.
If you use a bike or scooter with an automatic or semi-automatic gearbox to take the practical test then you will be restricted to riding a vehicle with that type of gearbox and your licence will be endorsed accordingly.
If you take and pass the test on a vehicle with a manual gearbox then you will have no restriction and can operate vehicles with manual, automatic and semi-automatic gearboxes provide they do not exceed an engine capacity of 125cc.