News at DVLA (issue 4)

A quarterly e-newsletter for DVLA external stakeholders, commercial customers and suppliers.

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The news@dvla quarterly newsletter for stakeholders, commercial customers and suppliers has now been replaced by our Inside DVLA blog.


news@dvla: issue 4

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Keep up-to-date with the work of DVLA and read the next edition of news@dvla which:

  • introduces interim Chief Executive, Malcolm Dawson, OBE
  • provides information about DVLA’s new strategic vision
  • gives you an insight into the work of the agency’s vehicle policy group
  • includes an interview with Ian Gallagher, Freight Transport Association
  • tells you what is meant by 14 days of grace
  • explains the changes to eyesight and epilepsy standards for car, motorcycle, bus and lorry drivers
  • sees the launch of the new digital tachograph
  • lets you know about changes to processes on personalised registration applications
  • gives you an update on the local office closure dates
Published 5 June 2013