Find out how to get an annual test for a heavy goods vehicle or public service vehicle.
Find your nearest test centre and book your test
The cost will vary depending on where you take the test.
Check the fees for heavy goods vehicles or trailers
Check the fees for public service vehicles
Fill in an application form before you book your test if it's the first time it's been tested and it's:
- Check your vehicle’s headlamp aim
- Check the brakes if it's a heavy goods vehicle
- Check what to do if your vehicle carries dangerous goods
You can get your vehicle checked by a qualified mechanic to prepare for the test. They should be using the test standards in the:
Check what documents you need to take with you
You need to bring extra documents if your vehicle is used to carry dangerous goods, or if it's exempt from having a tachograph or speed limiter.
Find out what happens at the test centre
At the end of the test, you'll be told if your vehicle has passed or failed.