Routine Inspection


The Road Transport Act 1987 requires that all commercial vehicles to undergo Routine Inspection at PUSPAKOM every 6 months. During an inspection, we will check all the important parts on a vehicle to make sure they meet the required legal and standard limits. Periodical inspection will help to reduce road accident and safeguard the lives of drivers, passengers and other road users.


Types of VehicleRM
Goods / Driving School
Heavy Lorry (BDM ≥ 6000kg)65
Light Lorry (BDM ≤ 5999kg)55
Trailer and Semi Trailer75
Side Car, Tri-Motorcycle, Motorcycle35
Prime Mover, Van, Jeep, Pickup55
Types of VehicleRM
Public Service
Taxi, Car Hire, Limousine Taxi55
Bus, Mini Bus, Van, Jeep55
Hire and Drive50
Types of VehicleRM
Other Vehicles
Hearse (Car)50
Hearse (Van, Lorry, Bus)55
Fire Engine65
Mobile Machinery55

Documents that you need to bring along

  • Latest Inspection Certificate (Perakuan Pemeriksaan)
  • Receipt of summon or compound of the Road Transport Department / PG3 / Approval letter from the Road Transport Department
    (If a vehicle fails to attend inspection on the required date)
  • Certificate from the Department of Occupational Safety and Health (for machinery vehicles only)
  • Vehicle’s Registration Card (Original) / Vehicle Ownership Certificate (VOC) / Copy of Vehicle's Registration Card (endorsed by The Road Transport Department or Commissioner for Oaths / Details of Vehicles Registration (from The Road Transport Department)
  • Latest TR2 - Taxi Meter Report (for taxis with taxi meters only)
  • Latest VR1 Report
  • E-Hailing Vehicle Permit (EVP) reference number

Depending on the types of vehicle, different types of document may be required.
Should you need further clarification, please contact us on 03-5101 7000.

A glance at the inspection process flow

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Inspection items

Our well-trained vehicle examiners will drive your vehicle to the inspection lanes and conduct the inspection.
• Items inspected are as follows:

Inspection standards

PUSPAKOM consistently provides the best services, and we comply with international standards and highest quality assurance performance from industry-based certification and accreditation body. You may refer to our inspection standards here.

Inspection centres

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Get the Guidebook

Let these guidebooks help you to understand the inspection requirements.
Click here E-Hailing Inspection Guidelines to print the Guidebook
Click here Taxi Inspection Guidelines to print the Guidebook
Click here Bus Inspection Guidelines to print the Guidebook
Click here Ambulance Inspection Guidelines to print the Guidebook
Click here Commercial Vehicle (Goods) Inspection Guidelines to print the Guidebook