DVSA
  • The latest DVSA compliance information

    CVW sifts through the latest compliance information from DVSA to make sure you are staying ahead of the c ...

    CVW sifts through the latest compliance information from DVSA to make sure you are staying ahead of the curve when it comes to compliance. Beyond the brake test There’s much more your brake testing re ...

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  • DVSA details Heavy Vehicle Testing Review results

    Neil Barlow, Head of Vehicle Policy and Engineering at DVSA, discusses the key findings of the Heavy Vehi ...

    Neil Barlow, Head of Vehicle Policy and Engineering at DVSA, discusses the key findings of the Heavy Vehicle Testing Review, and how they are being tackled as we move into 2022. As you know, the curre ...

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  • DVSA discusses emissions cheat devices

    Three years have passed since the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) ramped up its efforts to rou ...

    Three years have passed since the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) ramped up its efforts to routinely check HGVs at the roadside for emissions cheat devices. CVW finds out the latest news fr ...

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  • DVSA provides vocational test update

    The DVSA has provided an up-to-date picture of driving ability test (3b) availability, in a bid to suppor ...

    The DVSA has provided an up-to-date picture of driving ability test (3b) availability, in a bid to support the government’s plan to tackle the current shortage of vocational drivers. This week there a ...

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  • DVSA presents braking systems test guide

    Braking systems remain one of the top causes of failure at annual test. DVSA presents its guide to passin ...

    Braking systems remain one of the top causes of failure at annual test. DVSA presents its guide to passing the test to help operators prepare their vehicles, complete with best practice advice. Brake ...

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  • DVSA announces Earned Recognition change

    DVSA has announced the digital maintenance reporting requirements for its Earned Recognition scheme have ...

    DVSA has announced the digital maintenance reporting requirements for its Earned Recognition scheme have changed. Earned recognition operators, or those seeking to join the scheme, will not need to ha ...

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  • DVSA streamlines lorry driver process

    DVSA revealed on 16 September some rules about learning to drive a lorry were going to change later in 20 ...

    DVSA revealed on 16 September some rules about learning to drive a lorry were going to change later in 2021. It has now revealed the changes which have come into affect: Staging requirements for lorry ...

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  • TruTac explains TruFleet

    TruTac explains how the new addition to its fleet compliance software has greatly improved vehicle manage ...

    TruTac explains how the new addition to its fleet compliance software has greatly improved vehicle management whilst simultaneously satisfying the DVSA. TruFleet is TruTac’s latest addition to its Tru ...

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  • DVSA details its Earned Recognition scheme

    Back in 2018, DVSA completed the pilot of its operator Earned Recognition scheme. We take a look at the i ...

    Back in 2018, DVSA completed the pilot of its operator Earned Recognition scheme. We take a look at the initial process and why operators should still be looking to sign up. Earned Recognition is aime ...

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  • Government reveals plans for driver shortage

    The government has announced further plans to help reduce the lorry driver shortage, following the vocati ...

    The government has announced further plans to help reduce the lorry driver shortage, following the vocational test changes. These changes will create an extra 50,000 lorry tests every year, with the D ...

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