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 is it held?

3rd & 10th January, 2018

7th & 14th February, 2018

7th & 14th March, 2018

4th & 11th April, 2018

2nd & 9th May, 2018

6th & 13th June, 2018

4th & 11th July, 2018

1st & 8th August, 2018

5th & 12th September, 2018

3rd & 10th October, 2018

7th & 14th November, 2018



Program Information

Who is it for?

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

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


Prices:            Program $185.00

                        Licence Eligibility Reports if program done with BCH $175.00

                        Licence Eligibility Reports if program done elsewhere $185.00

                        Interlock Removal Report if program done with BCH $175.00               

                        Interlock Removal Report if program done elsewhere $220.00