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All driver-partners in the Northern Territory are required to pass a vehicle inspection in order to obtain a Commercial Vehicle Licence (CVL). It’s good idea to check your car meets the Darwin vehicle requirements before having it inspected.

Completing your inspection

Once you have booked in for your inspection the mechanic will perform the check. The mechanic will advise if there are any issues with your vehicle that prevent you from passing a vehicle inspection.


If you are in the process of signing up, you can apply for your Commercial Vehicle License (CVL) once you've passed your vehicle inspection. Learn more ❯

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Vehicle inspection tips

Common issues to look out for

1. Tyres

Ensure each tyre has a sufficient tread depth of at least 1.5mm. To save time, we recommend you check your tyres prior to getting an inspection.

2. Lights

Ensure all lights are working, including headlights, park lights, signal indicator lights and brake lights.

3. Leaks

Check your car is not leaking oil or fuel.


Ongoing requirements

Annual vehicle inspections