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Advice for vehicle keepers

Wearing a seat belt and exemptions

Vehicles requiring the use of seat belts and seat belt exemptions

Modified cars - what you need to know

Information about car modifications, including in-car entertainment, lights and suspension

Using your mobile phone while driving

How you could be breaking the law

Tinted vehicle windows - the rules

The police and vehicle examiners from the DVA use light-measuring equipment to measure window tints - do you know the limits?

Maintaining your vehicle

Vehicle maintenance from cleaning, to weekly checks and regular servicing

DVA Records

Find out how to get information from DVA records; who asks DVA for information?

Tyre labelling

Need new tyres? Tyres are now labelled with info on fuel efficiency, noise & stopping distances to help you choose

Annual MOT

Cars, Motorcycles, Quads and Light goods vehicles are required to be tested annually

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