• IMI welcomes MOT training extension

    The Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) has welcomed the DVSA’s extension to the MOT Training and Asses ...

    The Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) has welcomed the DVSA’s extension to the MOT Training and Assessment deadline, which will provide testers an extra month to complete mandatory Training and As ...

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  • DVSA provides MOT clarity

    With MOT season very much under way, the effects of the government’s extension are starting to hit home. ...

    With MOT season very much under way, the effects of the government’s extension are starting to hit home. To provide clarity, PMM, with the help of the DVSA, has consolidated some of the information th ...

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  • DVSA issues ban on tyres over 10 years old

    Drivers and operators of commercial and public service vehicles are being reminded by the DVSA that tyres ...

    Drivers and operators of commercial and public service vehicles are being reminded by the DVSA that tyres aged over 10 years fitted to the front-steered axles and all single wheels of minibuses (9 to ...

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  • DVSA provides MOT update

    With the Government announcing that from Thursday 5 November it will be introducing new national restrict ...

    With the Government announcing that from Thursday 5 November it will be introducing new national restrictions in England to reduce the spread of coronavirus, the DVSA has released MOT advice. The DVSA ...

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  • DVSA issues calibration reminder

    The DVSA has reminded garages that equipment needs to be calibrated by 31 October, after the agency relax ...

    The DVSA has reminded garages that equipment needs to be calibrated by 31 October, after the agency relaxed the rules surrounding this. This was originally introduced to help garages while lots of cal ...

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  • DVSA reveals top postcodes for MOT demand

    Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has revealed the postcodes where demand for MOTs will be highe ...

    Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has revealed the postcodes where demand for MOTs will be highest this autumn. All but one postcode across the UK will reportedly see demand for tests rise by ...

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  • DVSA encourages motorists to beat MOT rush

    As of 1 August 2020, MOT exemptions have been lifted which were implemented to keep motorists moving duri ...

    As of 1 August 2020, MOT exemptions have been lifted which were implemented to keep motorists moving during the coronavirus pandemic. The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has encouraged moto ...

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  • MOT testing to be reintroduced from 1 August

    Roads Minister Baroness Vere has announced that mandatory MOT testing will be reintroduced from 1 August ...

    Roads Minister Baroness Vere has announced that mandatory MOT testing will be reintroduced from 1 August 2020 as COVID-19 restrictions are slowly lifted. Due to the coronavirus outbreak, drivers were ...

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  • DVSA announces six-month extension of MOT tests

    The DVSA has announced that vehicle owners will be granted MOT exemption in battle against coronavirus. I ...

    The DVSA has announced that vehicle owners will be granted MOT exemption in battle against coronavirus. It stated that from 30th March, MOT due dates will be extended by six months, so that key worker ...

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  • DVSA temporarily suspends vehicle approval tests

    The Driver & Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has announced that due to the unfolding COVID-19 situati ...

    The Driver & Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has announced that due to the unfolding COVID-19 situation, vehicle approval tests have now been suspended for up to three months. This applies to all ...

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