MOT special notice 07-18: preparation for the EU roadworthiness directive

Final preparations that MOT testers and MOT centre managers need to carry out before changes to MOT testing are introduced on 20 May 2018.



This special notice tells you about:

  • what you need to do before 20 May 2018
  • retests after 20 May 2018, when the original test was before 20 May 2018
  • MOT testing service access during the changeover
  • contingency testing
  • support for MOT centres on 20 May 2018

Special notices contain changes to the MOT scheme that aren’t yet in the MOT testing guide and inspection manuals.

Published 16 May 2018