About Vehicle Inspection Services

Vehicle Inspection Service (VIS) is a directorate in the Ministry of Transportation. The service is established to inspect, control regulate and enforce the roadworthiness of motor vehicles in the state.

Our Duties

  • Pre-registration inspection of vehicles

  • Co-operating with other agencies to enforce traffic rules and regulations

  • Providing accessible emergency services

  • Co-operating with relevant agencies engaged in road safety activities or in the prevention of accidents on the highways

  • Inspection and issuance of Road Worthiness Certificate (RWC) in respect of all vehicles

  • Ensuring that all vehicles plying roads are roadworthy at all times

  • Training and testing of applicants for driver’s licence

  • Training and testing of applicants for Rider’s Card

  • Carrying out inspection and issuing report on accident vehicles in the State

  • Preparing and keeping statutory registers and a database of all certificates issued and revoked