Change a heavy goods vehicle (HGV) plated details or notify alterations

Send details of notifiable alterations or apply for a change of plated details of a heavy goods vehicle (HGV) or trailer of over 3.5 tonnes.


Details of notifiable alterations application form

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Use this form to:

  • provide details of notifiable alterations
  • apply for a change of plated details of an HGV or trailer with a gross plated weight of over 3.5 tonnes
  • apply for a design weight certificate

Your application will be delayed if you don’t fill in the form correctly or pay the £27 fee.

Send the form online

Send your application using the service to apply for a certificate for a lorry or trailer.

Send the form by post

Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency
HGV Team / Trailer Team (as appropriate)
The Ellipse
Padley Road

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Published 23 April 2013
Last updated 30 January 2018 + show all updates
  1. Published an application form with updated contact details.
  2. Updated with the latest version of the application form.
  3. First published.