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Advice and guidance on the annual MOT test for trucks, buses and vans

9 months on - changes to headlamp aim test for trucks and buses

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Headlamp on a bus

In April 2015, the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) introduced a new headlamp aim test for heavy vehicles. We changed the test following significant research which resulted in a report on the effect of road safety. The report was produced by the Transport Safety Research Centre (TSRC) at Loughborough University.

Have your say: Removal of exemptions on HGV testing and operator licensing

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Roads and road signs

The Department for Transport has published 2 consultations on GOV.UK and is seeking your views. These consultations cover Goods Vehicle Operator Licensing exemptions and HGV (Heavy Goods Vehicles) periodic testing and inspections exemptions.