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12/07/2018

Road signs that can detect when a mobile phone is being used in a moving vehicle are being installed in Norfolk

The system, which is being installed in a bid to crack down on mobile phone usage behind the wheel

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11/07/2018

Government launches Road to Zero Strategy to lead the world in zero emission vehicle technology

The strategy outlines plans to expand green infrastructure across the country, reduce emissions from the vehicles already on the UK’s roads and to drive uptake of zero-emission vehicles.

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09/07/2018

Driving test timing study

In our recent blog post, we let you know we will be carrying out a timing study of the driving test from 16 July until October 2018 across 127 test centres.

We're carrying out the study to help make sure the new test is as efficient and effective as possible.

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25/05/2018

Changes to rules for vehicles used for driving tests

From Monday 4 June 2018, you will not be able to use any vehicle (not including motorbikes) for a driving test if:

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18/05/2018

MOT test changes: are you prepared

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26/04/2018

Driving test examiners to be kitted out with tablets

Driving test tablets

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26/03/2018

Changes to legislation good news for drivers

The Ministry of Justice has this week published a new Civil Liability Bill for England and Wales, which addresses the way in which claims for whiplash injuries are settled, as well as how much insurers have to pay out in personal injury cases.

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01/03/2018

Learner drivers on motorways from 4 June 2018

From Monday 4 June 2018, learner drivers will be able to take driving lessons on motorways in England, Scotland and Wales.

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18/01/2018

A vehicle’s first MOT will remain at 3 years

DfT has announced a vehicle's first MOT will stay at 3 years

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10/01/2018

Getting an MOT

You MUST NOT drive a motor vehicle without an MOT certificate when it should have one

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