Customer FAQ

Where is my nearest MOT centre?
We display all the nearest MOT centres in your area as per the postcode you enter when search on bookmot.com
Mon, 16 Sep, 2019 at 2:07 PM
How long does an MOT last?
An MOT lasts for a year and the date it runs out is printed on the last pass certificate. An MOT must be renewed before it expires.
Mon, 16 Sep, 2019 at 2:08 PM
What happens when my car fail its MOT?
In the event of a failed MOT, the test centre will issue you with a VT30 'Refusal of an MOT Test Certificate'. This will have your car's de...
Mon, 22 Jul, 2019 at 11:40 AM
Can I still drive my car if my MOT fails?
No. It's illegal to drive with an invalid MOT certificate. Please book an MOT with one of the nearest MOT centres to you on bookmot.com
Mon, 16 Sep, 2019 at 2:09 PM
If my cars fails, how long before I can retest my vehicle?
You can it back within ten working days to have it retested.
Mon, 16 Sep, 2019 at 2:10 PM
If my car fails how long do I have to fix the issues?
You'll only need a partial retest if you take the vehicle from the test centre for repairs and take it back within ten working days.
Mon, 16 Sep, 2019 at 2:11 PM
When do I need an MOT?
Every vehicle that is three years-old or over must have a current MOT test certificate and you must renew this once a year. If you have a car, it is your...
Mon, 16 Sep, 2019 at 2:12 PM
What is an MOT?
The MOT test (Ministry of Transport, or simply MOT) is an annual test of vehicle safety, road worthiness aspects and exhaust emissions required in the Un...
Mon, 16 Sep, 2019 at 2:13 PM
How do I dispute my MOT failure?
You can appeal if your vehicle failed an MOT. You need to discuss your test results with the test centre before anyone starts the repairs. You can appeal...
Mon, 16 Sep, 2019 at 2:14 PM
How many MOT tests a year do I need?
You need only one MOT every year before it expires.
Mon, 16 Sep, 2019 at 2:14 PM