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What is Directgov? 

Directgov aims to provide easy access to government information and services. It does this by working closely with ministerial departments and non-departmental public bodies to collate key information all in one place.

Examples of subjects Directgov can help with include:

  • booking your driving test
  • finding a job
  • paying your road tax
  • finding local services such as NHS clinics, solicitors and nurseries

How to use Directgov

You can find specific information and services by searching or you can browse by topics, like:

  • motoring
  • money
  • employment
  • education

and find information by audience groups, such as:

  • disabled people
  • young people
  • parents

Access government services online

You can complete a number of government services online, like:

  • booking a driving test
  • taxing your car
  • renewing your passport
  • applying for a student loan

Directgov works closely with government departments and non-departmental public bodies to provide a comprehensive and accessible service for citizens.

Funded by BIS

The European Consumer Centre for Services is hosted by the Trading Standards Institute and funded by the Department for Business Innovation and Skills.