The impact of this is that details of an MOT are now stored centrally which also links in with other details of the vehicle ( registration, Insurance etc... )
One of the realy useful things with this is that you can lookup the details of an MOT for a vehicle you may be wishing to purchase given that you have the registration plate and reference number form the V5 or MOT Certificate..
Here's a link to the page on the VOSA website
When I've got mine from this afternoon I'll post it up and maybe, depending on what's displayed, explain some of the things to look for...
Edited by GuessWorks, 06 May 2005 - 12:33 PM.