Cancel your MOT/ vehicle test appointment online

This page allows you to cancel and refund your MOT/ vehicle test appointment online. Your appointment notice from the Driver and Vehicle Agency (DVA) will tell you the last day you can cancel your appointment. You must cancel by this date to get your fee refunded.

Before you start

The last day you can cancel your appointment is based on the information below under the heading 'Additional information'.

When cancelling and refunding your MOT/ vehicle test appointment you will need:

  • the booking reference number
  • the vehicle registration number or trailer ID number
  • the last four digits of the chassis number

You can find out how any personal information you send to the Department for Infrastructure (Driver and Vehicle Agency) when using this service will be handled by viewing their privacy notice

Cancel your MOT/ vehicle test appointment online

Additional information

Day of the test

Last cancellation date


Thursday before the test


Friday before the test


Monday before the test


Tuesday before the test


Wednesday before the test

Saturday Thursday before the test
Sunday Friday before the test

If the date of your test is close to a public or bank holiday, the above 'last cancellation date' does not apply.  Instead, you'll find these last cancellation dates on the following page:


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