To tow a trailer on a full car licence, the weight of your vehicle plus the weight of the trailer must not exceed what weight? To tow a trailer on a full car licence, the weight of your vehicle plus the weight of the trailer must not exceed what weight?

  • A. 4500kg

  • B. 5000kg

  • C. 5500kg

  • D. 6000kg

  • E. 6500kg

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    The correct answer is D
     
    Correct. Your vehicle plus trailer can be up to 6000kg on a full licence, but only 4500kg if you're on a learner or restricted licence.
     
 
 
 

Towing another vehicle: licence restrictions for cars

On a learner licence your vehicle plus trailer must not exceed 4500kg.

On a full licence your vehicle plus trailer must not exceed 6000kg.

Towing a trailer requires extra skill and experience. Check out our complete guide to towing here.