Vehicle testing, plating and prohibitions

It is important to note that most vehicles which are exempt from plating and testing are still subject to the roadworthiness requirements of the Road Vehicles (Construction and Use) Regulations 1986 and the Road Traffic Act 1988. Read the DVSA's Guide to Maintaining Roadworthiness

Information on the topics below is available to Logistics UK members by clicking on any available links or by downloading the Vehicle testing, plating and prohibitions chapter of the Yearbook of Road Transport Law

FAQs on Authorised Testing Facilities and VOSA’s Testing Transformation Programme

Logistics UK guidance on how to interpret a brake test report.