Mandatory Periodical Inspections
Mandatory Periodical Vehicle Inspections for all Vehicles
With over 95 years of experience in vehicle inspection and an international presence in 20 countries worldwide, DEKRA’s vehicle inspection experts pride themselves in providing drivers worldwide with the most accurate and professional solutions in vehicle inspection.
About Mandatory Periodical Inspections
While on the road, everyone wants to be safe. The purpose of vehicle inspection is to ensure that even though a vehicle wears down with mileage and age, it always meets the standards required by regulations, and is reliable and safe. DEKRA has been committed to road safety since the organization was originally founded in 1925. We are the world’s #1 in vehicle inspection services, fully committed to making our roads safer, preventing accidents, injuries and fatalities. Mandatory periodical inspections ensure that your vehicle is safe, reliable and meets all the required standards set by national and international regulations.
DEKRA’s vehicle inspection experts carry out inspections for all types of vehicles, including cars, motorcycles, caravans, motorhomes, mopeds, classic cars, and motorized tricycles, depending on local legislation. In addition to that, we can propose digital services as booking and payment solutions, reminder, and pick up services.
Mandatory inspections relate to the following functions:
- Braking system
- Steering system
- Lighting equipment, and others electrical equipment parts
- Axles, wheels, tires, chassis, frame, structure and any parts attached to them
- Other equipment: seat belts, horn…
- Exhaust system
- Emission check may be part to the inspection, or another inspection depending local regulation
Regulation defines the level of defects of each point. Depending on the criticality of the defect, a re- test must be carried out after the necessary corrective actions have been made.