Authorised Testing Facilities (ATFs): explanatory notes
- Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency
- Part of:
- Authorised Testing Facilities (ATFs): guidance, forms and updates and Road safety
- 8 February 2013
A document about the background to ATFs and the ATF contract.
PDF, 58.8KB, 12 pages
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These explanatory notes explain why private sector vehicle testing was introduced for lorries and buses by DVSA through ATFs and the ATF contract.
The introduction of ATFs has allowed DVSA to move testing close to where vehicles are maintained and repaired offering greater customer choice and flexibility.
Published: 8 February 2013