Association News

03 Feb Updated requirements published by the DVSA for MOT stations

The DVSA have published updated information required when applying to open an MOT station Updated guidance notes as copies of criminal record check certificates (Scotland only) and declarations of unspent criminal convictions your limited company or partnership need to be sent by post rather than email. Updated...

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28 Jan Norther Ireland Suspend MOT tests due to faulty lifts

It has been reported today (28/01/2020) that mot tests for cars and light commercials at 15 of the government run sites has been suspended due to the lifts used in the inspection process failing its regular inspections. The supplier is currently working with the DVS in...

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08 Jan DVSA update complaints process

The DVSA have announced today that they have now updated their complaints process making the process simpler, quicker and clearer. information on the DVSA complaints process can be found on the .gov website, direct link below https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/driver-and-vehicle-standards-agency/about/complaints-procedure  ...

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20 Dec Spam Email !!

Please be advise that the below is an example of a span email, This is not from the GEA, If you receive this please delete and do not respond to it   ...

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08 Nov DVSA update VT01 form

Please note that the DVSA have updated the VT01 form (Application / Apply to open, run or change an MOT test station) on the 1st November 2019. The form now request some extra data to be supplied as part of the application. submitting an application...

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01 Nov DVSA Announce next equipment to be connected to MTS,

Decelerometers will be mandatory to be connected for new VTS application from the 1st Feb 2020 See .gov website for more information https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/mot-centre-approved-testing-equipment?utm_source=625353e1-a5fc-4076-8c3d-9061f3ed0bc0&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_content=immediate ...

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25 Oct Wire Rope Course

New date for January 2020 now launched 30th January 2020 09.30-15.30 (including lunch)book your space nowhttp://www.gea.co.uk/training-courses/ ...

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05 Aug GEA Golf day

The 2019 GEA Golf day was a great success with play being enjoyed my many of our members. For the GEA nominated charity BEN, we managed to raise £1100 on the day from the various competitions. Photos of the event can be seen on our Facebook page...

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