Welcome to the DVSA
MOT History Trade API request and support form

HGV/PSV Operators Click below for access to the Annual Test API Request Form 

The MOT history API gives authorised third-party organisations a way to access MOT test history information for vehicles.


By submitting this application you agree to adhere to the DVSA MOT History Terms and Conditions of access and the Privacy Policy

Usage limits

Maximum of 500,000 requests per day 

at a maximum rate of 10 requests per second
(Please note for Full Extracts this is reduced to 10 requests per minute)

If the above limits are exceeded your access to Trade API WILL be suspended for that day

Trade API Keys are unique to your organisation and must NOT be shared.

We will aim to complete your access request within 10 working days
If you do not receive any form of communications within the next 10 working days please resubmit your application

If your request is for support we will aim to respond to your request within 1 working day.