Book a vehicle inspection

Before  booking an inspection, you must decide what type of inspection is needed. This  depends on:

  • your vehicle type
  • the purpose for which it is used.

Most  light vehicles only need a safety  certificate. Safety certificates are only issued by approved inspection  stations.

Passenger  transport service vehicles, heavy vehicles and some minibuses need a certificate  of inspection.  Check your  vehicle type to find out if this can be issued by an approved inspection  station or by a Transport and Main Roads vehicle inspection centre.

Approved inspection stations

To book a vehicle inspection with an approved  inspection station in your area, you can:

  • search the Find an AIS online service
  • phone the Department of Transport and Main Roads on 13 23 80
  • search  the Yellow Pages.

Transport and Main Roads inspections

All Transport and Main Roads vehicle  inspections must be booked and paid for in advance. To do this, you can:

Inspection fees for certificates

Check the:

After the inspection

Find  out what you need to do after your vehicle inspection is completed.