Driving Standards Agency

Driving Standards Agency was replaced by Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency

The Driving Standards Agency (DSA) has closed. It’s been replaced by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA).

DVSA services and information

These services are now provided by DVSA:

You can also use other services and information from DVSA.

Contact DVSA if you needed to contact DSA.

History of DSA

DSA was an executive agency, sponsored by the Department for Transport.

It existed from 1 April 1990 to 31 March 2014.

DSA merged with the Vehicle and Operator Services Agency (VOSA) to create DVSA.


News and communications

  1. Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency named
  2. End to foreign language driving tests
  3. See all news and communications


  1. Modernising driver training
  2. DSA and VOSA merger: proposed legislative amendments
  3. See all consultations


  1. DSA annual report and accounts, 2014 to 2015
  2. DfT: spending over £25,000, February 2015
  3. See all publications