Updated : 10/01/2013
Formalities and documents – Luxembourg
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How often must vehicles undergo roadworthiness tests in Luxembourg?
New cars: no later than 3.5 years after first registration.
Thereafter, every year.
Must a roadworthiness test be conducted each time a vehicle changes owners?
Yes. However, the test can be waived for cars less than 18 months old (at the owner's request).
Do the Luxembourg authorities require a roadworthiness test when a new resident from another EU/EFTA country registers their car?
What does a roadworthiness test in Luxembourg typically consist of?
Checking the general condition and maintenance of the car, specifically:
Help and advice
- identification (vehicle identification number (VIN), license plate)
- environmental parameters (noise, emissions)
- lights and indicators
- electrical equipment
- axles, wheels, tyres and suspension
- body and interior
- seat belts.