MOT Testing Information - MOT Test Costs and Charges
Information about the UK MOT Test
MOT Charges

Below are listed the maximum fees charged for the MOT test. The cost of your MOT will be determined by the class that your vehicle falls into. Listed below are all of the vehicle classes and what the standard maximum MOT fee is for each.

 

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MOT Fees ...

 
What is your vehicle? Below you will find listed all of the MOT vehicle categories and their relevent maximum fees.

Current UK Maximum MOT fees

Vehicle Class

Age First Test Required

Cost

 

Classes I and II

 
Motorbicycles

Motorbicycles with sidecar

(class 1 engine up to 200 cm3)
3

3


Top
£23.80

£30.40
 

Class III

       
3 wheeled vehicles
(up to 450 kg unladen weight)
3

Top
£30.40
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Class IV

       
Cars
(up to 8 passengers)

Motor Caravans

Three Wheeled
Vehicles

(over 450 kg unladen)

Quads

(max unladen 400kg - 550kg and max net power of 15kw)

Dual Purpose Vehicles

PSVs


Goods Vehicles

(up to 3,000 kg DGW)

Ambulances and Taxis

(Taxis and private hire vehicles may be subject to additional local requirements)

Private Passenger Vehicles and Ambulances

(9-12 passenger seats)
3


3

3



3




3


3

3


3






1




Top
£50.35


£50.35

£50.35



£50.35





£50.35


£50.35

£50.35


£50.35







£50.35




Class V

 
Private Passenger Vehicles & Ambulances
(with 13 or more passenger seats)
1


1

Top
£47.95
(13-16 seats)
 
£65.00
(16+ passengers)
 
 

Class VII

 
Goods Vehicles
(over 3000kg up to 3500kg DGW)
3


Top
£47.20
 
 
 

Retest Fees...

Depending on what item or items your vehicle has failed it's MOT test on, you may be eligable for a free retest. To find out about MOT retest and how to get a free retest - Click Here >>
 
If your vehicle has failed its MOT and you require a retest it is possible that a Partial retest fee will be charged. The current maximum fee for a partial MOT retest is half of the original MOT Test Fee.
 
 

Duplicate Test Certificate...

If you require a duplicate test certificate the maximum fee for a duplicate MOT test certificate is currently £10.00.
 
 
 
 
 
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