How do I book a vehicle inspection?

Find out how to arrange a vehicle inspection in both metropolitan and regional areas.

You may need to get your vehicle inspected to:

  • license it
  • remove a defect notice such as a yellow sticker
  • if an annual inspection is required.

Before booking, you need to ensure the vehicle is not subject to a compulsory recall for vehicles fitted with a Takata air bag. If you turn up and have this type of air bag, your inspection will be cancelled.

Authorised private businesses provide vehicle inspections in metropolitan and regional areas and you can search for the one most convenient to you. Book and pay for the inspection directly with the one you choose.

One the day of the inspection you should:

If your vehicle is unlicensed you will need a temporary movement permit to transport it to the inspection.

Page reviewed 23 September 2020