Summary of annual tests for lorries, buses and trailers

  • Published: Driver & Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) (2017)
  • Authors: Driver & Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA)
  • Date Added: 17 May 2017
  • Last Update: 17 May 2017
  • Format: html


Provides a statistical summary of the MOT pass and fail rates for lorries, buses and trailers along with those for vehicle classes 1 to 7.


Data obtained from annual MOT tests taken by these vehicles.

Key Findings:

  • HGVs had a final MOT fail rate of 10.3%

  • Cars, vans and passenger vehicles had a MOT final fail rate of 27.9%.


HGV MOT pass rate


This page covers the MOT pass/fail rates for 2015-2016


See also