MOT testing

We offer fully authorised MOT testing for the following classes of vehicles:

  • class 4 - cars and vans up to 3,000kg in weight
  • class 5 light - minibuses with 13 to 16 passenger seats
  • class 7 - goods vehicles from 3,000kg to 3,500kg gross weight

We're based at Smithies Lane depot and open from 7am to 5pm every weekday.

Charges and payments

  • £45 for the full MOT test
  • free partial re-test within ten working days of the full MOT
  • only one partial re-test is allowed
  • £45 for another full re-test after ten working days

You can pay in person after the test by cash/cheque /debit card/credit card (2.2% fee for credit card only). Details of the cards we accept are on our pay page.

Book a test

Tests are by appointment only.

Call us well in advance to book as our testing station is very busy.

We'll need to know your:

  • name
  • contact telephone number
  • registration number, make and model of the vehicle to be tested

Please arrive in plenty of time (Smithies Lane Depot, Barnsley S71 1NL) and report to security, who'll direct you to our testing station. 

You can find more information and legislation on MOT testing on the Gov.uk website