MOT and vehicle testing – form

Apply for or vary MOT authorised examiner status (VT01)

Apply for MOT authorised examiner (AE) status , or vary MOT authorisation.


Application for MOT authorisation / AE status

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Use this form to apply for MOT authorisation or a variation to MOT authorisation from the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency. This kind of authorisation is also known as AE status.

An AE is the organisation which operates and manages one or more vehicle test stations (VTS) and is responsible for controlling and managing the testing it carries out.

Before completing this form please make sure you have read and understood our ‘Requirements for authorisation for an authorised examiner’ guidance.

For more information about approved testing equipment see our ‘List of acceptable equipment for VTS and ATFs’.