Navigation path

Share on 
	Share on Facebook
	Tweet it
	Share on google+
	Share on linkedIn

Registration – Italy

Updated : 10/01/2013

Formalities and documents

Formalities and documents

How often must vehicles undergo roadworthiness tests in Italy?

Newly registered vehicles are exempt from roadworthiness tests during the first 5 years following registration.

All other vehicles must undergo a roadworthiness test every 2 years.

Must a roadworthiness test be conducted each time a vehicle changes owners?


Do the Italian authorities require a roadworthiness test when a new resident from another EU/EFTA country registers their car?

L’Ufficio Provinciale della Motorizzazione Civile effettua controlli tecnici prima di reimmatricolare un veicolo estero

Yes. The Provincial Department of Motor Vehicles conducts roadworthiness tests before re-registering vehicles from abroad.

What does a roadworthiness test in Italy typically consist of?

- Braking systems
- Electrics

Still need help?

Still need help?

Haven't found the information you need? Do you have a problem to solve?

Get advice on your EU rights

Solve problems with a public body