Association News

03 Jul GEA publish more dates for Wire Rope Inspection Course

Due to high demand for places on the wire rope inspection course the GEA have now added extra dates, please check out the training page for the latest dates available on all courses. http://www.gea.co.uk/training-courses/ alternatively, Contact Vanessa on 01327 312616 or Vanessa@gea.co.uk ...

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03 Jul DVSA publish “Test Equipment Interface to MTS”

This specification for connecting MOT test equipment to MTS (MOT Testing Services) system has been published in line with the new DVSA requirements that equipment manufacturers of brake testers whom are seeking to be added to the list of DVSA approved equipment from the 1st...

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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...

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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...

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