Individual Vehicle Approval (IVA) inspection manual: cars

How cars are inspected when they're being approved under the Individual Vehicle Approval (IVA) scheme to make sure they're safe to be used.


IVA inspection manual: passenger vehicles

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This inspection manual is used by DVSA examiners, vehicle presenters and anyone who wants to familiarise themselves with the requirements and procedures of testing passenger vehicles (vehicle category M1) under the IVA scheme.

Published 29 April 2012
Last updated 3 October 2016 + show all updates
  1. Updated the Individual Vehicle Approval inspection manual for passenger vehicles.
  2. First published.