Public service vehicle (PSV) DDA certificate of type approval (PSVA6)

A form for applying for a PSV Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) accessibility type approval certificate.


PSV Disability Discrimination Act certificate of type approval

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Use this form to apply for certification for DDA accessibility type approval for a PSV.

Some buses and coaches must have accessibility features for wheelchair users, for example:

  • boarding lifts
  • boarding ramps
  • wheelchair spaces
  • wheelchair restraints

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

Send your application using the technical application system.

You can also send the application by post.

DVSA PSV Section

Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency
PSV section
The Ellipse
Padley Road


Published 22 September 2011
Last updated 24 May 2016 + show all updates
  1. Updated with the latest version of the application form.
  2. Updated with the latest version of the application form
  3. First published.