MOT testing and taxi inspections

Book your MOT online


Private hire taxis and Hackney Carriage vehicles: Private vehicles
  • MOT New Plate test - £45
  • MOT renewal test -     £45
  • MOT vehicle change -£45
  • MOT retest -               £25
  • Safety inspection – no charge
  • MOT after failed safety inspection - £45
You must read and comply with the vehicle testing document (PDF) before your taxi’s test.
  • MOT - £45 for class 4 or 5 (standard type family car up to eight passenger seats) or
  • £55 for class 7 (mini buses and larger vans)
  • Retest - no charge

How to pay

You can pay by credit or debit card when you make the booking by phone or if you have registered for our online booking service. 

No charges are made for payments made by credit or debit card. 

Rescheduling or cancelling

You can cancel or reschedule the appointment by contacting us on 0151 443 2300 no later than 12pm the day before the test.