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The Vehicle and Operator Services Agency (VOSA) has closed. It's been replaced by the [Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency](https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/driver-and-vehicle-standards-agency) (DVSA). ## DVSA services and information These services are now provided by DVSA: * [MOT and vehicle testing](https://www.gov.uk/topic/mot) * [vehicle approval](https://www.gov.uk/vehicle-approval) * [check for vehicle, part or accessory recalls](https://www.gov.uk/check-if-a-vehicle-has-been-recalled) You can also use other [services and information](https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/driver-and-vehicle-standards-agency/services-information) from DVSA. [Contact DVSA](https://www.gov.uk/contact-dvsa) if you needed to contact VOSA. ### Vehicle operator licences These services are now provided by the Traffic Commissioners for Great Britain: - [apply for a vehicle operator licence](https://www.gov.uk/apply-vehicle-operator-licence) - [manage your vehicle operator licence](https://www.gov.uk/manage-vehicle-operator-licence) - [check vehicle operator licence applications](https://www.gov.uk/check-vehicle-operator-licence-applications) - [find lorry or bus operators](https://www.gov.uk/find-vehicle-operators) View all [vehicle operator licence services and information](https://www.gov.uk/topic/transport/vehicle-operator-licences). ## History of VOSA VOSA was an executive agency, sponsored by the [Department for Transport](https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-transport). It existed from 3 April 2003 to 31 March 2014. VOSA merged with the Driving Standards Agency (DSA) to create DVSA. *[VOSA]: Vehicle and Operator Services Agency *[DVSA]: Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency