Guidance

MOT testers: pass conditions for trailers, HGVs and buses

If you carry out MOT tests, check the conditions for successful appraisal of privately owned MOT test facilities for trailers, heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) and public service vehicles (PSVs).

Documents

Conditions for successful appraisal of privately owned test facilities: trailers, HGVs and PSVs

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Details

Content includes:

  • approval procedure
  • general conditions
  • test facilities
  • test lane layout
  • underside inspection
  • lighting inspection
  • turning circle test area
  • maintenance and calibration

Includes calibration requirements and tools and equipment to be supplied.

Published 1 October 2010