What we do

We improve road safety in Great Britain by setting standards for driving and motorcycling, and making sure drivers, vehicle operators and MOT garages follow roadworthiness standards. We also provide a range of licensing, testing, education and enforcement services.

DVSA is an executive agency, sponsored by the Department for Transport.

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Our policies

  1. Freight

    Fair and effective regulation to move freight safely and securely by road, rail and water across the UK and abroad.

  2. Road safety

    Reducing road accidents through improved enforcement, education, infrastructure and innovation

  3. Transport emissions

    The government is taking steps to reduce carbon emissions from all forms of transport in the UK

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Our management

Contact DVSA

How to contact DVSA

Use the link to find the right number, email or address to contact DVSA about driving tests, instructor services, MOT, operator licensing and Driver CPC.

Make an FOI request

  1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request
  2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question
  3. Make a new request by contacting us at:

Freedom of Information requests

Information Access Team
DVSA
Second Floor
Berkeley House
Croydon Street

Bristol
BS5 0DA

Corporate information

Read about the types of information we routinely publish in our Publication scheme. Find out about our commitment to publishing in the Welsh language scheme. Our Personal information charter explains how we treat your personal information. Read our policy on Social media use. Find out About our services.