Council garage tests

Book a test

Your vehicle will need to have passed the garage safety test before you can submit your renewal application.

Please note: the earliest you can present your vehicle for test is 2 months before the current expiry date

To book a test, please contact us.

Please read our Coronavirus procedure for vehicle tests prior to attending to keep both you and our staff safe on appointments.

Booking a test after an accident

If your vehicle has been in an accident you will need to have a spot check on the vehicle to make sure that it is roadworthy and that the works have been completed to our requirements. You will need to book in as above.

If there is a delay to the process due to works being carried out or insurance issues then you should notify the Licensing Team by emailing