Portal

Welcome to the VCA Portal

Type Approval enquiries and applications for all schemes must now be made through our self-service portal. 

Essential maintenance – the portal will be unavailable on
Thursday 2 May at 17:00 (BST) for 1 hour.

On this page you can:

Register your organisation for a portal account for the first time
Login to the portal to review the status of an existing application
Login to the portal to submit a new application for GB, UKNI, or UNECE Type Approval(s) and/or Provisional Type Approval(s).​
Use portal sign-in to:
Apply for GB, UKNI, or UNECE Type Approval(s) and/or Provisional Type Approval(s).
Review the status of your organisation’s existing Type Approval and Provisional Type Approval application(s)
For further information:
VCA Portal – Demonstration video
Use portal registration to:
Apply for a VCA portal account for your organisation for the first time (registration is required for each invoicing account)
If your supplied details are confirmed and accepted, you will receive an email notification to the supplied email address which applied for the account. This will provide an invite code for you to continue with your registration.
For further information:
Requesting and Creating a Portal Sign In – Demonstration video
Using the VCA Portal – A quick guide (Last updated 4 March 2024)
Registering for a VCA Portal Account – A quick guide (Last updated 5 February 2024)
VCA Portal Webinar FAQs (Last updated 27 February 2024)
For further information:
VCA Portal – Demonstration video
Requesting and Creating a Portal Sign In – Demonstration video
Join a VCA Portal Webinar (Last updated 21 March 2024)
Type Approval Information
GB Type Approval Information
Do you have a question?

For questions concerning GB Type Approval and Provisional GB Type Approval please get in touch

Do you need support?

Using the VCA Portal – A quick guide

Registering for a VCA Portal Account – A quick guide

VCA Portal Webinar FAQs

Join a VCA Portal Webinar

Video Guides:
VCA Portal – Demonstration video
Requesting and Creating a Portal Sign In – Demonstration video

If you require support registering for an account or signing into the portal please contact us