Association News

30 May DVSA publish a cut off date for unconnectable equipment

We have recently received many questions from members regarding the GEA’s current approval process for equipment and the connectivity to MOT standards.  Today (30/05/2019) the DVSA have informed us of the following: No new approvals to be granted for class 3, 4, 5  & 7 RBT’s from...

Read More

22 May GEA GOLF DAY 2019

GEA GOLF DAY - THURSDAY, 1 AUGUST 2019, AT BREADSALL PRIORY Please find attached details and entry form, which should be returned to helen@gea.co.uk PLEASE NOTE: Buggies are priced at £30 each and are dependent on weather conditions.  They must be pre-booked through the GEA.  There is limited...

Read More

14 Aug GEA Golf Day 2018

GEA members had a great day at Breadsall Priory - 14 teams enjoyed the good weather and raised £1000.00 for BEN.  Click on link to read all about it....

Read More

21 Feb Vehicle Lift Wire Rope Maintenance

The GEA has published advice on when to replace Load-Suspending Wire-Ropes used on vehicle service and inspection lifts. Please click on the link below to download the file:...

Read More

03 Aug GEA STATEMENT

The GEA operates the MOT equipment approval service on behalf of the DVSA.The DVSA set the equipment specifications and ask the GEA to inspect and approve MOT test equipment to those specifications. Recently we've received enquiries from workshops & installers, asking which brake test...

Read More