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Apply for Individual Vehicle Approval (IVA): vans

Apply for Individual Vehicle Approval (IVA) if you’re making or importing a single van or a very small number of vans with a gross vehicle weight up to 3,500kg.

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IVA application form: LGVs (up to 3,500kg)

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IVA 1LG guidance notes

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Use the IVA application service to send your completed application form.

This form is used to apply for IVA for LGVs with a gross vehicle weight of up to 3,500kg. This form replaces the old IVA 1 form for LGVs.

All these kinds of vehicles need to be approved to make sure they meet certain safety and environmental standards.

Your application may be delayed if you don’t read and understand the information in the IVA 1LG guidance notes.

For passenger vehicles that require a test please use IVA application form for passenger cars (IVA 1C).

Published 5 June 2013
Last updated 20 April 2017 + show all updates
  1. Updated form and guidance notes for Individual Vehicle Approval (IVA) for LGVs with a gross vehicle weight up to 3,500kg.
  2. A new, interactive, version of the form has now been published which includes a page detailing payment options.
  3. First published.