Declare a heavy goods vehicle (HGV) doesn't need a tachograph

You must declare if a heavy goods vehicle (HGV) is exempt from needing a tachograph when you take it for its annual test (MOT).


HGV tachograph exemption declaration form

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Use this form for HGVs that don’t have a calibrated tachograph and are exempt.

The form needs to be given to the tester when the vehicle is tested.

Find out more about the annual test for lorries, buses and trailers and specialist tests for lorries.

Published 19 July 2013
Last updated 15 March 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated the declaration form for 2018.
  2. First published.