The Drink Drive Behaviour Change Program is delivered over 2 sessions – each session is for 3 hours.

When is it held?

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 driving offence, the process of having it restored may seem challenging. At Ballarat Community Health, our Alcohol & Other Drug Team is committed to assisting individuals and families who are dealing with alcohol or other drug related issues.

Ballarat Community Health can help you by:

Explaining  the steps you need to take
Providing Drink Driving Behaviour Change program
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 driving will need to participate in a driver behaviour change program.

When and where is it held?

How much time will it take?

The Drink Drive Behaviour Change Program is delivered over 2 sessions – each session is for 3 hours.

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 with an additional $67 VicRoads fee ($34.00 VicRoads fee for concession card holders) if licence lost after 30th April, 2018.

Licence Eligibility Reports $175.00 if program is completed with BCH

Licence Eligibility Reports $185.00 if program is completed elsewhere

Interlock Removal Report if program is completed with BCH $175.00               

Interlock Removal Report if program is completed elsewhere $220.00

Refund Policy:

  • Fees for the program must be paid 5 days prior to the course commencing
  • Participants must notify BCH by phone (5338 4500) or email: 24 hours prior to the course start time to reschedule or cancel booking, if booking is cancelled within this timeframe a full refund will be provided
  • Notifications past this timefram or non-attendance will result in only 50% of the course fee being refunded
  • If payment is made by card any refund will be available within 7 days
  • if Payment if made by cash any refund may take up to 21 days to process provided written bank details are provided by the participant in a timely manner
  • The separate fee payable to VicRoads will not form part of any refund