Annual test (MOT) for lorries, buses and trailers

Book your test

You can book a test at an Authorised Test Facility (ATF) or Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) test station.

You can book a test at an ATF over the phone. Find your nearest ATF and their contact details.

Use the online test booking system if you want a single test or multiple tests at a DVSA test station. You can book up to 93 days ahead.

  1. Step 1 Check when your test is due and get reminders

  2. Step 2 Book the test

    1. Find your nearest test centre and book your test

    The cost will vary depending on where you take the test.

    1. Check the fees for heavy goods vehicles or trailers
    2. 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 either:

  3. Step 3 Prepare your vehicle

  4. and Prepare the documents you need

  5. Step 4 Take your vehicle to the test

    1. 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.