MOT vehicle testing

The council operates an independent MOT testing station. The testing station is located in the town centre and is approved to test petrol/diesel and vehicles fitted with catalyst exhaust systems.

Classes of vehicles we test

We are authorised to test the following classes of vehicle:

Car or light van (Class 4) £40 Re-test fee £10 (if required)
Light Minibuses ( Class 5) £50 Re-test fee £20 (if required)
Light Commercial (Class 7) £50 Re-test fee £20 (if required)

Opening hours

Monday - Friday, 7am - 6.30pm

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Call us: 01302 736851

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How to find us

Other services

Taxi testing

The Transport Service is responsible for carrying out regular spot checks on private hire vehicles and hackney carriages on behalf of Trading Standards, as well as carrying out random inspections of home to school and social education centre contracted transport.


Tel: 01302 736849

Last updated: 15 May 2017 16:25:51