The DPS Vehicle Inspection Program certifies vehicle inspectors and inspection stations, monitors and ensures compliance with inspection standards, and supervises vehicle emission programs designed to meet federal clean air requirements.
Keeping vehicles safe on Texas roadways...
- Texas registered vehicles are required to receive an annual inspection.
- The vehicle inspection includes a comprehensive safety inspection to ensure basic road worthiness.
- Vehicles in seventeen (17) Texas counties classified by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as being in non-attainment status are required to have an emissions test in addition to the safety inspection