If you’ve lost your licence due to a 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?

The program is held every second Tuesday:

2nd January, 2018                                                             

16th January, 2018                                                                       

30th January, 2018                                                                    

13th February, 2018                                                      

27th February, 2018

13th March, 2018

27th March, 2018

10th April, 2018

24th April, 2018

8th May, 2018

22nd May, 2018

5th June, 2018

19th June, 2018

3rd July, 2018

17th July, 2018

31st July, 2018

14th August, 2018

28th August, 2018

11th September, 2018

25th September, 2018

9th October, 2018

23rd October, 2018

6th November, 2018




Program Information

Who is it for?

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

When and where is it held?

How much time will it take?

The Drug Driver Education Program will be run over 1 day commencing at 9.00am.

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 Drug 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 $175.00 if program done with BCH

                        Licence Eligibility Reports $185.00 if program done elsewhere