MOTs are available for Class 4, Class 5 and Class 7 vehicles; cars, minibuses and light commercial vehicles.

To book an MOT please call us on 023 8083 4363.

Tests are conducted Monday to Thursday 7.30am to 3pm, and Friday 7.30am to 2pm.

Payment for the test can be by credit or debit card, cheque or cash. 

The test is done at:
City Depot and Recycling Park
First Avenue
SO15 0LJ

Test fees vary by vehicle type and are not subject to VAT. Please note that test fees are subject to change.

Class 4 test fees £54.85

  • Cars with up to 8 passenger seats
  • Motor Caravans
  • Dual Purpose Vehicles
  • Goods Vehicles up to 3000kg design gross weight

Class 5 test fees £59.55
Private Passenger Vehicles with 13 to 16 passenger seats.

Class 7 test fees £58.60
Goods Vehicles over 3000kg and up to 3500kg design gross weight.


We do not carry out repairs at the test station you should arrange to have the repair done at another garage.

LOLER (Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations) testing

Tail lift testing is available on vans and lorries, as well as bin lift testing for refuse vehicles. Prices available upon request.