As the owner, user or operator of a commercial vehicle, you are likely to be subject to an inspection by a member of the RSA enforcement team. Our Transport Officers check compliance with EU drivers’ hours and tachograph rules; mobile workers working time directive; requirements to hold a Road Transport Operator Licence and drivers CPC. Our Vehicle / Technical Inspectors check compliance with obligations regarding vehicle maintenance and repair systems and vehicle roadworthiness. Here you will find information about the inspections we conduct and how we select them.
We do two kinds of inspections :
If you have concerns that an operator or driver may be acting
illegally in relation to Vehicle Roadworthiness, Drivers Hours, Tachographs
and/or Unlicensed Haulage your can submit a confidential complaint to the RSA. Find out
how to submit your complaint on our complaints page.
Click on the link above to find out what happens at a premises inspection and what you can expect.