Today, more than 2,500 freelance and full-time certified vehicle inspectors serve with their qualified employees in over 18,000 test stations within garages, car dealerships and privately owned test centres of our partners.
These certified inspectors all have an engineering qualification with an additional eight months of training. They provide the following services on behalf and for account of GTÜ:
Periodic technical inspections (PTI) according to § 29 of the German Road Traffic Licensing Regulation (StVZO) (incl. exhaust emissions test)
Safety tests according to § 29 StVZO for lorries and trailers
Modification approvals according to § 19(3) StVZO
Expert appraisal of vintage cars according to § 23 StVZO
Inspections according to the German Regulation on the Operation of Motor Vehicle Companies in Passenger Transport (BOKraft)
ADR/GGVS (Regulation on Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road) inspections
More and more vehicle drivers are choosing GTÜ because they connect with our motto “Extra service for your safety”. The statistics are clear: the number of vehicle inspections conducted and the number of GTÜ certified inspectors are both on an upwards curve.