The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) is an executive agency of the UK Department for Transport (DfT). The agency was formally launched on 1 April 2014, taking over the responsibilities of the Driving Standards Agency and the Vehicle and Operator Services Agency. The responsibilities of DVSA only cover Great Britain. In Northern Ireland the same role is carried out by the Driver and Vehicle Agency (DVA).

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  • The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) is an executive agency of the UK Department for Transport (DfT). The agency was formally launched on 1 April 2014, taking over the responsibilities of the Driving Standards Agency and the Vehicle and Operator Services Agency. The responsibilities of DVSA only cover Great Britain. In Northern Ireland the same role is carried out by the Driver and Vehicle Agency (DVA). (en)
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  • The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) is an executive agency of the UK Department for Transport (DfT). The agency was formally launched on 1 April 2014, taking over the responsibilities of the Driving Standards Agency and the Vehicle and Operator Services Agency. The responsibilities of DVSA only cover Great Britain. In Northern Ireland the same role is carried out by the Driver and Vehicle Agency (DVA). (en)
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