Apply for or vary MOT authorised examiner status

Apply to become an MOT authorised examiner (AE), or change your existing MOT authorisation.


Application for MOT authorisation or a variation to MOT authorisation

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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 (DVSA). 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)
  • responsible for controlling and managing the testing it carries out

Fill in the form and send it to DVSA.

Chadderton GVTS
Broadway Business Park

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Published 6 October 2009