Heavy goods vehicle (HGV) and trailer test fees

Fees for heavy goods vehicle (HGV) and trailer annual tests, retests, ADR, TIR and Low Emissions Certificate (LEC) tests, and voluntary tests and checks.



This guide lists the annual and specialist test fees for a HGV or a trailer at both the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency testing stations and authorised testing facilities.

Published 23 February 2012
Last updated 2 April 2019 + show all updates
  1. Updated the fee for a keeper’s certificate for a trailer, which came into effect on 1 April 2019.

  2. Updated the fee for a keeper’s certificate for a trailer.

  3. Added the cost of a 'certificate of keeper' of a motor vehicle or trailer.

  4. Published HGV and trailer testing fees from 1 October 2014.

  5. First published.

  1. Step 1 Check when your test is due and get reminders

  2. Step 2 Book the test

  3. Step 3 Prepare your vehicle

  4. and Prepare the documents you need

  5. Step 4 Take your vehicle to the test

    1. Find out what happens at the test centre

    At the end of the test, you'll be told if your vehicle has passed or failed.