Commercial contracts, MOTs

We have a skilled workforce who can diagnose problems using modern diagnostic equipment, supply parts, oils and repair all makes of vehicles.  

Our Services

Servicing and repairs

At CTS we carry out all types of servicing for all makes of vehicles, cars, vans, LGVs or specialist plant vehicles at our modern and well-equipped CTS workshops.  Highly trained technicians will use latest technology and best practice to maintain your vehicles to the highest standards, all at very competitive rates.

DVSA test preparation 

To maintain a good OCRS score ensuring the vehicle is presented at test in great condition is vital.  CTS can carry out a pre-test inspection using the ATF facility as well as servicing and repairing your fleet to MOT standard.

Commercial contracts

CTS already maintains the council's fleet of HGVs, vans, pick-ups and commercial vehicles, we have great facilities and an experienced team who are well able to look after your fleet.  Bespoke plans can be tailored to the client, it is even possible to manage your fleet servicing routine for you.  Defects, modifications, breakdowns etc. can all be managed by CTS.

Air conditioning

Specialist technicians can service or repair air conditioning systems using the latest equipment. Different repair or maintenance options are available for cars or commercials, please ring for more information.  Why not get your vehicle ready for summer journeys with a pre-summer service?

MOT testing

We test most categories of cars and vehicles, you can even wait while the test is carried out in our comfortable reception area using the free WIFI or – for commercial staff – the dedicated hot desks.

Vehicle / chassis wash

CTS has excellent facilities and is able to thoroughly clean the largest vehicles using underbody washing systems, body wash brushes and MOT prep steam cleaning.  We can wash or steam clean anything from an RCV or Cement mixer to a small van or car, please ring for more details and to book in.

Valet and delivery

We have a small team dedicated to cleaning, valeting and keeping vehicles in tip top condition.  Collection can be arranged, please ring for details.

Welding and fabrication

CTS has a specialist welding and fabrication team – qualified, highly skilled and able to tackle virtually any job. Typically designing and manufacturing bespoke projects like fences and gates but also well equipped to carry out more standard welding repairs.

Find out more about our Welding and Fabrication Service

fabrication and repairs; working with steel, aluminium, plastic, timber and fibreglass

Your questions answered


Usually 7.15am please check the calendar to see when a slot is free and make a booking. Please make sure you are on time or the slot may be lost.

CTS is open at 6am to 10pm Mon – Thurs and 6am to 5pm on Fridays.

Buzz at the main gate if shut, once it is opened please park right outside the main reception. You can wait in the reception while the test is completed.

You can pay at the reception, we take cards preferably but can take cash as well.

Yes for jobs that don’t take too long feel free to wait in the reception / waiting area, there is free WIFI, comfy chairs, drinks and even snacks available.

We allow an hour to complete the test and paperwork, please make sure you are on time though as we can get busy.

Yes, however if your vehicle is very large we might have to do it on a Tuesday or Friday, please phone if you are unsure.

Yes we can test class 7 vehicles.

No unfortunately we  do not test taxis, Minibuses or Motorbikes at the moment, we can carry out work on minibuses though.