Scania GB – Washington – Vehicle Test Station in Washington ATF/DVSA

Test Centre Name: Scania GB – Washington

List of Authorised Testing Facilities (ATFs) and Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) vehicle test stations where annual vehicle tests can be conducted, including addresses and contact details.

ATF and DVSA Vehicle Test Station Address

Scania GB – Washington
Mandarin Way
Pattinson Industrial Estate
NE38 8QG

Call: 01914 188500
Fax: 01914 188530


Vehicles Tested: A – All Vehicles and Trailers (PSV GV TRLs)
Site access notes: All vehicles meeting current health and safety requirements can be tested on site. LEZ phase 3 can be tested at this site. ADR & Dangerous Goods can be tested if declared purged and safe for inspection. Length restrictions apply – please contact site. No vehicles over 19.5 metres in length. The door height is 5.0 metres. The door height is 4.39m.

Lorries and buses (including coaches) must be tested each year. The first test should be 12 months after the vehicle was first registered with DVLA (Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency).

Trailers must be tested one year after they were first sold or supplied.

The test can be done at a Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) test station or a privately owned Authorised Testing Facility (ATF). Both use DVSA staff and the same test standards.

Washington ATF/DVSA Vehicle Test Stations