Can I actually speak to someone at DVLA?

If you would like to contact DVLA, you can ring them up at 0300 790 6802. If you’re calling from abroad, please dial +44 844 306 9203. If you would like to know of other ways to contact DVLA, please view the options below.

Who do I report a dodgy MOT to?

In the meantime, if you suspect someone of committing MOT fraud you can report this by calling the confidential line 0800 030 4103.

How do I appeal an MOT failure?

You can appeal against an MOT failure if you think it’s wrong. You will need to fill in the MOT complaint form here and send it to the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) within 14 working days of the test.

Can you ring to book driving test?

Alternative ways to book your driving test Driving tests can also be booked over the phone by calling the DVSA on 0300 200 1122, lines are open Monday to Friday 08:00 to 16:00.

How can I contact HMRC by telephone?

Example The ‘Income Tax: general enquiries’ helpline is 0300 200 3300. Dial 18001 0300 200 3300 to contact the ‘Income Tax: general enquiries’ helpline by text relay. HMRC also offers a textphone service for some of its helplines.

Can I drive while waiting for my Licence renewal?

The DVLA says if your licence expires while it is processing your renewal application, you can continue driving as long as you meet certain conditions including only driving vehicles you were entitled to drive on your previous licence, not being told by a doctor or optician that you shouldn’t drive, and you aren’t …

Do garages fail MOT on purpose?

If a car is found to have a major defect the car can still be driven away to another garage to be fixed. The comparison site said: “Garages are unable to prevent motorists from taking their car away. “Do your research before your MOT so that you can plan for a failure and what you will do.

What happens if you buy a car with a dodgy MOT?

This is a criminal offence. Following the re-test and the report from the VOSA inspector, the police ‘advised’ the seller to take the car back and return the full price immediately.

How long do you get to fix your car if it fails MOT?

What do I need to do to have my car retested? If your car has failed its MOT, it will need to be re-tested for MOT certification. An MOT retest or partial MOT retest can be carried out within ten working days. This ensures you have enough time to make any required repairs prior to the retest for a pass.

Who is liable for MOT?

Any driver who drives a vehicle, whether it belongs to them or not, has a responsibility to ensure that they are insured to drive the vehicle, that the vehicle is fully road legal, taxed and MOT’d. If you are stopped by the police it is you as the driver who will face prosecution.

How much is a driving test UK?

A theory test costs £23 for cars, and the driving test costs £62. The full costs for lorries, buses, motorcycles and other vehicles are shown in the tables. These are the prices to book your theory test and book your driving test through GOV.UK.

Can you fast track your driving test?

Remember, it’s not possible to pay the DVSA a fee to fast track your driving test, the only other option would be to regularly log on to their website and manually check, when you have the time of course. The follow options make this a much easier process!

Where can I get help with my MOT test?

Help using the service. Call the MOT testing service desk to get help with the service. MOT testing service desk Telephone: 0330 123 5654 Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm Saturday, 8am to 2pm Find out about call charges.

What can I do if my MOT is not passed?

You can appeal an MOT test failure or complain to the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency ( DVSA) if you think your vehicle should not have passed. You can take your own action against an MOT test centre through Trading Standards, personal legal proceedings or reporting the centre to the police. DVSA cannot help you take action against a centre.

How to call the VOSA MOT testing helpline?

When you call the client service group on 0843 218 4721 they can address any type of general queries about their services or will be able to inform you a lot more regarding reserving driving and theory tests.

How to contact the DVSA about Mot modernisation?

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