Periodic technical inspection (APK)

With the periodic technical inspection authorisation you can inspect vehicles. Using our online application, you can then easily register these vehicles for a new technical inspection.

What is periodic technical inspection?

In Europe, all vehicles are required by law to undergo periodic technical inspection to improve traffic safety and protect the environment. These inspections are conducted by licensed vehicle inspectors. Once a vehicle has passed inspection, an inspection report is issued.

To guarantee safety, the vehicle needs to be given to a workshop to see to any repairs that might be needed. The periodic vehicle inspection is not related to regular vehicle maintenance and needs to be conducted in the Netherlands, Belgium or Spain.


You can use our online application for periodic technical inspections. We can also help you apply for the periodic technical inspection authorisation with the RDW. Contact us for more information about the possibilities and our sharp rates.

Do you have any questions?

Or do you want to make use of our online application? Please contact us via +31 (0)55 533 94 43 or via

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