VMU - MOTs, Service and Repairs

Welcome to Lancaster City Council's VOSA approved MOT test station and vehicle maintenance unit

Car servicing at the VMU

Car servicing at the VMU

Please note: The VMU will be temporarily closed to private customers until the recruitment of additional technicians has taken place. We apologise for any inconvenience caused and look forward to seeing you soon. 

If you wish us to contact you when we are back up and running and able provide you with a quote for one of our services, please email vmu@lancaster.gov.uk

Welcome to Lancaster City Council's VMU (Vehicle Maintenance Unit).

We are a VOSA-approved MOT test station and vehicle maintenance and repair unit, located on White Lund Industrial Estate in Morecambe.

Our friendly team of skilled and experienced technicians prides itself on providing a trustworthy, reliable and competitively priced service to private customers and businesses including:

For more information or to book an MOT, repairs or a service please call us on 01524 582781 or email us at vmu@lancaster.gov.uk.

Did you know?

Our team of eight mechanics is also responsible for keeping our £7 million fleet of vehicles on the road and carrying out MOTs on over 600 taxis and private hire vehicles each year.

Service Price
MOTs £40
Winter vehicle health checks £30
Repairs and maintenance £54 per hour (+VAT)
Vehicle servicing From £99 (dependent upon vehicle age and type)

What our customers say

Excellent service, will recommend to friends.

Very good service.  Phone call, synopsis and work carried out efficiently, professionally and at a fair price.  10/10

Excellent customer service.

I come here because the service is unbiased, unlike a lot of garages.

Opening hours

  • Monday to Thursday: 7am - 4.30pm
  • Friday: 7am - 4pm

VMU location

Last updated: 29 April 2019