We are a fully authorised test centre to carry out all LCV HCV ADR Testing.
In March of 2013, the Road Safety Authority (RSA) took over control of all registered testing centres.
Under the RSA remit,
all commercial test centers were re-branded as Commercial Vehicle Roadworthiness Test Centres (CVRT).
This continuity of brand and a single body for control and monitoring of commercial tests and test centres,
sets a standard that Mc Ardles Tests Centre have championed from the outset.
All vehicles are required by law to be tested every twelve months, irrespective of age or type.
Mc Ardles test centre are authorised by the RSA
to carry out CVR tests LCV HCV ADR categories of vehicle.
LCV – Light Commercial Vehicles
- Citroen Berlingo
- Renault Kangoo
- Peugeot Partner
- Transit Connect
HCV – Heavy Commercial Vehicles
- goods vehicles over 3,500 kg GVW
- goods trailers over 3,500 kg GVW
- buses with more than eight passenger seats
- Mercedes Sprinter
ADR – Dangerous Goods Vehicles
The ADR test covers any vehicle which carries or transports dangerous goods.
These are required by law to meet certain detailed technical requirements.