Complain about an MOT

You can complain about an MOT test result if you think it's wrong, for example, if the vehicle failed its MOT and you think it should have passed.


Complain about an MOT

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Use this form to complain to the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) about an MOT test result. You can complain if your vehicle:

  • failed its MOT, and you think it should have passed
  • passed its MOT, and you think it should have failed

Download and save the form, then fill it in and email it to

If you can’t email it, post a copy to:

The Ellipse
Padley Road

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Published 29 July 2015
Last updated 11 May 2017 + show all updates
  1. An updated version of the form has been published.
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