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  1. Tax your vehicle

    Renew or tax your vehicle for the first time using a reminder letter, your log book, the 'new keeper's details' section of a log book - and how to tax if you don't have any documents

  2. Check if a vehicle is taxed

    Check and report if a vehicle has up-to-date vehicle tax or is 'off road' (SORN)

  3. Check the MOT history of a vehicle

    Check the MOT history of a vehicle from 2005 onwards, including if it passed or failed, its mileage and why it failed

  1. Check the MOT status of a vehicle

    Find out the MOT test status of a vehicle - check the date of the MOT test, the odometer reading (mileage) and the expiry date of an MOT test pass

  2. View or share your driving licence information

    Find out what information DVLA holds about your driving licence or create a check code to share your driving record, for example to hire a car

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Pay the Dartford Crossing charge (Dart Charge)

    Paying the Dart Charge: how much it costs, setting up an account, paying a Penalty Charge Notice (PCN), applying for a local resident discount

  2. Change the address on your driving licence

    Change the address on your full or provisional driving licence for free - do it online or by post

  3. Take a practice theory test

    Take free official practice theory tests from the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) for cars, motorcycles, lorries and buses

  1. Tax your vehicle without a V11 reminder

    Renew your or get vehicle tax if you don't have your V11 reminder - renew online or at the Post Office with your V5C

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  2. Get a vehicle log book (V5C)

    Get a replacement log book (V5C) if the original has been lost, stolen, damaged or destroyed, or you haven’t received one for your new vehicle.

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News and communications

  1. Minister urges UK fishermen to sign up for safety improvements

    • Department for Transport and Maritime and Coastguard Agency
    • News story
  2. Secretary of State appoints Sir Terry Morgan as new HS2 Ltd Chairman

    • Department for Transport and High Speed Two (HS2) Limited
    • News story
  3. Resilience work on key south west rail route firmly on track, says Rail Minister

    • Department for Transport and Network Rail
    • News story
  4. Network Rail vegetation management: Chair appointment and terms of reference

    • Department for Transport and Network Rail
    • News story
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Policy and engagement

  1. Drafting of schedules 4, 7 and 8 of the passenger and freight model track access contracts
  2. Implementing the 2018 Network Rail periodic review: track and station access contracts
  3. Network Rail network licence review: draft revised licence
  1. HS2 air quality and dust monitoring overview report

    • High Speed Two (HS2) Limited
    • Policy paper
  2. Monitoring air quality and dust on the HS2 Phase One route (May 2018)

    • High Speed Two (HS2) Limited
    • Impact assessment
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  1. AAIB investigation to Ikarus C42 FB80, G-CICG

    • Air Accidents Investigation Branch
    • Aaib report
  2. AAIB investigation to Hummerchute, G-CKTA

    • Air Accidents Investigation Branch
    • Aaib report
  3. AAIB investigation to Zenair Ch 601ULA Zodiac, G-CIWS

    • Air Accidents Investigation Branch
    • Aaib report
  4. AAIB investigation to Tecnam P2008-JC, G-HRLE

    • Air Accidents Investigation Branch
    • Aaib report
  5. AAIB investigation to Robinson R22 Beta, G-JKAT

    • Air Accidents Investigation Branch
    • Aaib report
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