English version

provisional licence

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Motor vehicles, Law
provisional licenceproˌvisional ˈlicence noun [countable] British English  TTCSCLan official document that you must have when you are learning to drive syn learner’s permit American English
Examples from the Corpus
provisional licenceMinton was obliged to register the jeep in his own name as Norman as yet had only a provisional licence.Mansell admitted drink-driving, two charges of driving with defective tyres and driving on a motorway while a provisional licence holder.If you are applying for your first provisional licence you must not drive until you get it.
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