Transport News

  1. Proposed increases of about 1.5% to fees charged for Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) services, such as theory tests, driving tests and vehicle tests.
  2. Apply to become an authorised audit provider for the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) earned recognition scheme, and how to carry out audits.
  3. Check which documents you need to carry if you're the driver or a passenger in a lorry or other heavy goods vehicle (HGV) that crosses international borders.
  4. Apply for permits to travel to or through Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Morocco, Russia, Tunisia, Turkey and Ukraine, and the rules you have to follow.
  5. Check which types of journeys you’ll need to register online if you transport goods within Europe using a car and trailer, van or HGV from 2 February 2022.
  6. Find contact details for approved auditors to carry out system and process audits on your vehicle operator business so you can join DVSA earned recognition.
  7. Temporary relaxation of the retained EU drivers’ hours for drivers undertaking carriage of goods by road.
  8. A list of vehicle operators who have been accredited to join the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) earned recognition scheme.
  9. Find out which licences and permits you need to operate vehicles with a gross vehicle weight above 3.5 tonnes on international journeys from the UK.
  10. Check which driving test centre waiting rooms are open, and find out what the rules are for using them because of coronavirus (COVID-19).