Vehicle inspections (AIS)
General inspections are performed by Vehicle Examiners (VEs) at Approved Inspection Stations (AIS). Find out if you will need a vehicle inspection, where you can have your vehicle inspected and how to book an inspection.
AIS inspections are needed:
Inspection stations are qualified for different types of inspections.
For light vehicles: (that weigh under 4.5t Gross Vehicle Mass) you will find light vehicle AIS locations here (link to AIS locations).
Light vehicles can included:
For heavy vehicles (that weigh over 4.5t Gross Vehicle Mass) You will find heavy vehicle AIS locations here.
For small passenger transport vehicles (with less than 10 seats)and type approval vehicles,you will find small passenger transport AIS locations here.
For large passenger transport vehicles (with more than 10 seats), you will find large passenger transport vehicles AIS locations here
For driving instructor vehicles you will find driving instructor AIS locations here.
You'll need to contact an AIS directly to book an inspection. You'll find contact phone numbers in the relevant AIS locations page above.
You will be able to drive a vehicle to the following places to be registered:
The vehicle is being driven from any of the previous places to:
For public passenger vehicles and hire and drive vehicles with 10 seats or more (not including taxis):
For public passenger vehicles with less than 10 seats (not including taxis or hire and drive vehicles):
For hire and drive vehicles with less than 10 seats:
If you would like to dispute a decision has been made by an AIS, please refer to the dispute resolution policy.