22 March 2021
MOTSTOP remains OPEN as an essential service.
All vehicles require a valid MOT to drive on the road.
Your MOT certificate will not be extended becuase of COVID-19.
Driving with an expired MOT can lead to a fine of up to £1,000.
Opening hours are subject to change and our telephones may not be manned all day, however:
You can make an MOT booking online at any time.
Travel to have your vehicle MOT tested (and serviced or repaired) is an essential journey and is permitted.
Drivers are encouraged to book an MOT test well in advance of expiry.
You can still arrange an MOT test up to 1 month before the expiry date.
You cannot TAX your vehicle without a valid MOT.
DVLA will not automatically renew your tax if your MOT has run out
(even if you pay by direct debit).
MOTSTOP is operating with some Covid-19 related changes in order to better protect our customers and staff (see below).
Information about changes to MOT expiry dates beacuse of coronavirus can be found here:
Help prevent the spread of Coronovirus.
Please respect these important safety instructions:
- Remain at home if you have any symptoms of illness
- Please wear a mask or face covering before entering Reception
- Arrive on time for your appointment
- Maintain social distance
- Do not hand anything directly to our staff (including car keys)
- Payment by card or mobile device is preferred
Thank you for your understanding and co-operation.
Stay Safe. MOTSTOP.