Requirements for Authorisation D Issue Date March 2019 33 2 All applicants should be fully aware of the requirements before completing and returning an Application for MOT Authorisation Form (VT. 3 The application must be made by the legal entity that holds full control and responsibility for MOT testing functions. Authorisations are granted in accordance with the conditions applicable to the authorisation. These conditions include compliance with the requirements set out in The MOT Testing Guide (6 th Edition) and appropriate Inspection Manuals (as amended) together with any additional specific conditions contained within the written authorisation notice. AEs are in lawfully responsible for ensuring that statutory MOT testing at all their VTSs is carried out to the required standard and in the manner instructed by DVSA. Failure to comply with the authorisation requirements for the MOT Service may lead to your application being rejected. 4 An AE entity maybe authorised without access to approved facilities however, before authorisation to testis granted an AE must have an approved testing facility. Authorisation of an AE and Approval of a Vehicle Test Station (VTS) maybe done using a single application form the specific requirements fora VTSs’ approval are set out in Requirements for Authorisation fora Vehicle Test Station (All Classes) document.