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02/02/2021

IMPORTANT: DVSA Update: Mobile Emergency Testing Service

Dear Colleague, Please see below the latest update from the DVSA. Mobile emergency testing service To help stop the spread of coronavirus, routine practical driving tests […]
09/02/2021

Bounce back loan borrowers can delay repayments by extra six months

Dear Colleague, Some good news from the Chancellor Bounce back loan borrowers can delay repayments by extra six months • Bounce Back Loan borrowers will now […]
10/02/2021

NASP Update

Dear Colleague, NASP have received a reply from Baroness Vere with an apology to all instructors who may have been aggrieved with her pass rate comments, […]
23/02/2021

NASP Update – Government announce date for restart of lessons in England and Scotland

Government announce date for restart of lessons in England and Scotland Dear Colleague, Further to the PMs announcement of the four-step plan: GOV.UK COVID-19 Response Spring […]
24/02/2021

DVSA Update – Continuing national lockdown in England

Dear Member,   Please see below the latest update from the DVSA; Continuing national lockdown in England The government has published its roadmap of 4 steps […]
03/08/2020

NASP Letter to the Scottish Government

    Dear Colleague,   This afternoon the joint associations of NASP sent this letter to various members of the Scottish Government including the First Minister […]
31/07/2020

Scotland Update – Extension To Phase 3

Dear Colleague, The First minister for Scotland has today announced an extension to phase three and stated an indicative date for driving lessons to start back […]
28/07/2020

NASP Summary of Changes to the Standards Check, Part Two and Part Three Assessment in response to COVID-19

Hi Please find below the new Standard operating procedures examiners will adhere to when carrying out Parts 2, 3 & standards checks during Covid 19, when […]
23/07/2020

DVSA Theory Test Q&A

Please see below a link to a Theory Test Q&A session with the DVSA. DVSA Theory Test Q&A Yours sincerely Peter Harvey Peter Harvey National Chair
23/07/2020

NASP Theory Test Statement

Dear Colleague, You will know by now the government have decided not to extend the validity of theory certificates, NASP have campaigned to have the opposite […]
20/07/2020

NASP DVSA Question & Answer Session 17/07/2020

Dear Colleague, We and our partners in NASP were pleased to host another question and answer session with DVSA on 17th July 2020. NASP set out […]
16/07/2020

DVSA have updated their Standard Operating Procedures Regarding Plastic screens fitted in vehicles

DVSA have updated their Standard Operating Procedures Regarding Plastic screens fitted in vehicles Examiners will not conduct driving tests in vehicles that have a screen fitted between […]
15/07/2020

Driver training and tests to restart in Wales

Please see below the latest update from the DVSA. The Welsh Government has confirmed that driver training can restart on Monday 27 July in Wales. Motorcycle […]
10/07/2020

Theory tests and motorcycle tests and training to restart in Scotland

Please see below the latest update from the DVSA “The Scottish Government announced yesterday (9 July) that theory tests and motorcycle training will restart on Wednesday […]
09/07/2020

Scottish Instructor Update

Motorcycle Trainers in Scotland can get back to work from 22nd July, Theory testing will also recommence on that day. Unfortunately driving lessons will not get […]
03/07/2020

NASP Q&A With The DVSA And Updated Guidance Documents

Dear Colleague, We and our partners in NASP were pleased to be able to host a question and answer session with the DVSA on 3rd July […]
02/07/2020

NASP Guidelines

Please find the latest NASP Guidelines on driver trainers safely returning to work when the time comes here NASP Guidelines on driver trainers safely returning to work […]
02/07/2020

DVSA Briefing Pack Correction

There was a mistake on the DVSA briefing pack we posted yesterday on Slide 10 it has been updated to:   Test & Trace   If […]
02/07/2020

Theory tests in Scotland and Wales to be suspended

Dear Colleague,  Please see below the latest update from the DVSA. “All theory tests in Scotland and Wales up to and including 14 July have been […]
01/07/2020

DVSA Tier 1 stakeholder briefing pack

Dear Colleague, Please find on this link DVSA COVID19 Stakeholder Briefing Pack (ADI) an Embargoed copy of today’s DVSA Tier 1 stakeholder briefing pack, thought you may […]
01/07/2020

DVSA SOP For Examiners

The DVSA standard operating procedures for examiners are here, I have a meeting with senior DVSA representatives at 3pm today and we will update the NASP […]
25/06/2020

DVSA Update – Restarting driver and rider instruction and tests

Please see the latest updates from the DVSA following todays Government announcement on the links below; Driving lessons theory tests and driving tests to restart in […]
12/06/2020

All theory tests in England from 15 to 21 June rescheduled

Please see below the latest update from the DVSA All theory tests in England from 15 to 21 June have been rescheduled due to the coronavirus […]
03/06/2020

All theory tests in England from 4 – 7 June rescheduled

Please see below the latest update from the DVSA   All theory tests in England from 4 – 7 June have been rescheduled due to the […]
01/06/2020

NASP Letter to Under Secretary of State

Dear Colleague, We as NASP have decided to write jointly to Baroness Vere the Under Secretary of State for Transport, Gareth Llewellyn, CEO at DVSA and other […]