What are the requirements before I visit the Vehicle Test Center?
The driver must ensure the following requirements are met prior to a vehicle test:
- Clean vehicle.
- Clean vehicle plate number.
- Remove underside cover, if present.
- Make sure the safety triangle, spare wheel and fire extinguisher (as applicable to your vehicle category) are in a visible/accessible location.
- No advertisements and/or stickers of any sort on the vehicle without prior approval from the RTA.
What are the fees associated with the test?
Effective January 1st 2013 the following applies. Please note that the second re-test is not applicable anymore and in turn there has been a fee set for the one and only re-test as shown below.
In the event of having your vehicle failed in the technical re-test, a new technical test will be applicable as per the same terms and fees of the new technical test.
|Test Type||Vehicle Category||Fees (in AED)|
|Periodic Vehicle Test||Light Vehicles||120|
|New Vehicle Registration Test||Light Vehicles||120|
|First Re-test||Light Vehicles||35|
|Export Test||Light Vehicles||25|