April 9, 2019

Casting for a new Channel 5 programme on Young Drivers

AGB Films has been commissioned by C5 to make a light-hearted but informative prime time documentary following young drivers as they receive some lessons from mum and dad […]
March 7, 2019

Valentines Day Meeting for NASP & DVSA

The regular stakeholder meeting between NASP and DVSA took place in Nottingham last month (14th February) and discussions focused on a number of important issues and […]
March 1, 2019

Changes to ORDIT register

In May 2018, announced they would be making changes to the way the ORDIT scheme works. They are making these changes on 1 April 2019, and […]
February 21, 2019

MSA GB confirms Collingwood Learner Driver Insurance as Conference Awards sponsors

MSA GB are pleased to confirm the awards ceremony that will take place just before lunch at this year’s national conference in Nottingham on Saturday 16th […]
February 18, 2019

Drink drive deaths at highest level since 2009

Provisional estimates for 2017 show that between 240 and 330 people were killed in accidents in Great Britain where at least one driver was over the […]
January 17, 2019

Driving Instructors; Nottingham Trent University need you

The Transport Research in Psychology Group (TRiP), based at, Nottingham Trent University are looking for driving instructors to help with a research study. They are developing […]
January 17, 2019

Driver 2020 – how you can help

DRIVER 2020 is a real-world trial of interventions to help newly-qualified drivers improve their skills and safety when they begin driving post-test. It forms part of the […]
December 28, 2018

OBE for former Chief Driving Examiner

Former DVSA Chief Driving Examiner Lesley Young has been recognised for her outstanding achievements in the 2019 New Year’s Honours. She has been awarded an OBE […]
December 17, 2018

Toll free Severn provides festive boost for communities and business

UK Government brings an end to over half a century of charging. Drivers can travel for free across both the Prince of Wales and original Severn […]
December 14, 2018

Christmas THINK! road safety campaign released.

THINK! Campaign urges young men to stop their friends drink-driving Don’t let your mates drink and drive – that’s the message for young men in this […]
December 13, 2018

DfT publish guidance on the use of Segway’s and other Powered transporters

Picture: Virgin Experience Days a Segway Thrill for Two (off road) First Published in 2015  the Department for Transport have updated their advice on the use […]
December 7, 2018

Driving tests: last date to change or cancel tests during Christmas and New Year

The table shows the last date to change or cancel theory test or practical driving test. If changes or cancellations are made after the date shown, […]
December 7, 2018

DfT Road Safety Newsletter

DfT have published the December issue of their Road Safety Newsletter.   This newsletter has been written for the benefit of those working in the road safety field or […]
December 4, 2018

New test prepares learners for real life driving

More than 80% of young drivers feel prepared for real life driving following the introduction of the new test last year, DVSA has announced today (4 […]
November 30, 2018

Government publishes £1.2 billion plan to increase cycling and walking

Cycling and walking investment strategy released. The government has published its £1.2 billion long-term plan to make cycling and walking the natural choice for shorter journeys. The […]
November 30, 2018

Highway Code: rule changes for automated vehicle technology

Today Highway Code rules 149, 150, 160 and 239 have been updated to provide more detailed advice on safely using remote control parking and motorway assist functions. […]
November 22, 2018

DVSA online services not available next Tuesday

Some DVSA online services will be unavailable on Tuesday 27 November 2018 from midnight to 5pm to allow system maintenance to take place. On GOV.UK you […]
November 21, 2018

Theory test delivery survey

To help inform DVSA’s considerations around how the theory test could be delivered more effectively in the future they would be grateful if you would participate […]
November 19, 2018

Driving Theory Test changes to improve road safety

To help improve road safety, an update to the hazard perception test, taken by learner drivers as part of their theory test, has been announced by […]
November 16, 2018

Southampton theory test centre: relocation

Southampton theory test centre will close on 12 December 2018. A new theory test centre will open at Anglo City House on 20 December 2018. Venue details 2nd Floor South Suite […]
November 5, 2018

ADI survey: raising awareness to improve road sharing with cyclists

The Department for Transport has provided funding to increase ADI awareness of cycling when preparing drivers for sharing the road with cyclists. This online survey has […]
November 2, 2018

A change of gear

Photo: Carol & John Lepine with their daughters Claire & Karen – Buckingham Palace 1991 MSA GB would like to announce that John & Carol Lepine, the […]
October 19, 2018

NASP/DVSA Meeting Reports – October 1st/ October 2nd 2018

NASP/DVSA Meeting Reports – October 1st/ October 2nd 2018 At the beginning of October the National Associations Strategic Partnership held meetings to discuss key industry developments […]