To be clear, the Government are currently saying that MOT Centres and garages can stay open after 30th March, but obviously all the advice regarding social distancing should be enforced. Many of the Approved Garage Network remain open and all are adhering to the strict COVID-19 hygiene regulations and in some cases offering the following to increase customer safety:
We would like to remind motorists whose MOT is due in the coming weeks/months, that whilst the government have decided to extend MOT test deadlines until October, it does still mean if your vehicle is driven and is found to be unroadworthy, you will still be fined and receive penalty points. Approved Garages are open for MOT bookings to ensure that you remain mobile in a safe and roadworthy vehicle. We will of course prioritise key workers during this period.