When is it held?

1st and 8th August                       9.30am – 12.30pm

15th and 22nd August                  4pm – 7pm

5th and 12th September               9.30am – 12.30pm

19th and 26th September             4pm – 7pm

3rd and 10th October                   9.30am – 12.30pm

17th and 24th October                 4pm – 7pm



Program Information

Who is it for?

Individuals who have had their drivers licence suspended or cancelled due to a drink driving offence.

What is it about?

If you’ve lost your licence due to a drink or drug driving offence, the process of having it restored may seem challenging. At Ballarat Community Health, our Alcohol & Drug Team is committed to assisting individuals and families who are dealing with alcohol or other drug related issues.

As a Victorian Government accredited Drink and Drug Drive Education Program (VADEP) provider Ballarat Community Health can help you by:

Explaining  the steps you need to take
Providing Drink or Drug Driving Education courses
Conducting assessments and submitting court reports as required
Having someone to talk to about the process
Our team can assist other professionals with information and support

Almost all people who have had their licence suspended or cancelled for drink or drug driving will need to participate in a driver education program.

Our VADEP Accreditation No is: 14 / 001.


When and where is it held?

How much time will it take?

The Drink Driver Education Program is delivered over 2 nights – each session 4 hours commencing at 4.00pm.

Who provides it?

The program is delivered by an experienced Alcohol and Other Drugs Team.

How do I get into the program?

To register for a course you can call (03) 5338 4500 and our reception staff will take your details. One of our Drink Driver Program Facilitators will call you back to confirm your booking and discuss any additional needs you may have.

Program Cost



$280  if licence lost PRIOR to 30th April, 2018

$280 +  $67 VR fee ($33.50 concession card holders) if licence lost after 30th April, 2018

Licence Eligibility Reports $175.00 if program done with BCH

Licence Eligibility Reports $185.00 if program done elsewhere

Interlock Removal Report if program done with BCH $175.00               

Interlock Removal Report if program done elsewhere $220.00