Pre-NCT Test

National Car Testing is compulsory in all EU member states since 2000. Situated in our workshop is our full NCT test lane, so let us take the uncertainty out of your NCT by carrying out a full Pre-test.

How often should cars be tested?

All cars are NCT’d every 2 years after they are 4 years old.

Commercial vehicles continue to have DoE testing annually. For more information about the NCT pleaseclick click here for frequently asked questions.

The national car testing service have introduced new items in relation to the following

  • Clarity in tinted windows
  • Vehicle exhaust noise
  • Rear fog lamps
  • Reverse lamps
  • Rear registration plate lamp
  • “E” mark on all tyres
  • Malfunction indicators for air-bags and braking systems