Director of Operations (North), DVSA

Peter Hearn


Peter Hearn became Director of Operations (North) at the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) in May 2017. He had been covering the role since April 2017, and had been Acting Director of Operations for all of DVSA since July 2016.

Peter previously held positions at the Vehicle and Operator Services Agency, including:

  • Scheme Management and External Relations Director
  • Head of Planning and Policy in operational management
  • Area Manager
  • Vehicle Examiner

Director of Operations (North), DVSA

The director is responsible for providing our driving test and vehicle test services in the north-east, north-west, West Midlands, Scotland and Wales.

Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency

Previous roles in government

  • Acting Director of Operations (North), DVSA
  • Acting Director of Operations, DVSA