MOT garages for Sale

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MOT, Servicing & Repairs in Fantastic Location

Successful & Profitable Business Annual Turnover £200,600 / GP - 45.4% Affluent Village Location Loyal Customer Base On One Link Fleet Register EPC - G Blacks Brokers are pleased to bring to the market this long established, successful and...

Location: Tarporley, Cheshire, England

Search categories: MOT Garages

  • L/H Price
  • £127,000
  • Price Reduced
  • Annual T/O
  • £200,603
MOTORCYCLE DEALER & REPAIRS

Ely, Cambridgeshire, T/O Circa £230,000, Well established business, Superb location with high footfall, Substantial premises, Recently refurbished, Excellent level of repeat and new business, Healthy profit levels, Leasehold, Rent...

Location: Ely, Cambridgeshire, England

Search categories: Motor Accessory Shops, Motorcycle Dealerships, Garages, MOT Garages

  • L/H Price
  • Bus £199,950+SAV
  • Annual T/O
  • £233,866
PETROL & MOT STATION, SHOP AND CAFE

Rhymney, Gwent, T/O £450,000, Established over 50 years and in the ownership of our client since 2006, Prominent trading location, Thriving garage business with over 2000 MOT's completed in the last year, Previous PP has been approved...

Location: Tredegar, Gwent, Wales

Search categories: Convenience Stores, Motor Accessory Shops, Garages, MOT Garages, Petrol stations

  • F/H Price
  • £230,000+sav
  • Annual T/O
  • £450,000
WELL ESTABLISHED GARAGE - OXFORDSHIRE

WELL ESTABLISHED GARAGE - OXFORDSHIRE Situated in the idyllic village of Ascott Under Wychwood Well appointed & presented throughout Scope for further development Genuine reason for sale FREEHOLD Business History Meridian Business...

Location: Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, England

Search categories: Garages, MOT Garages, Automotive Services Businesses

  • F/H Price
  • £166,000
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MOT Station and garage repairs.

A very successful class 4 Mot station, car servicing, repairs and restoration. The business is located in a prime location, spacious and available either leasehold or Freehold.  Well established and highly respected business. Class 4 Mot...

Location: Somerset, England

Search categories: Garages, MOT Garages, Automotive Services Businesses

  • Price on Application
  • Annual T/O
  • £343,000
Petrol Forecourt Station 2xQuads (8 pumps) Shop and Workshop, MOT,...

This petrol forecourt and garage services related business has been established for over 16 years and is widely recognised as a local brand amongst its predominantly local clientele. It is a very well established, independent garage - a...

Location: Kent, England

Search categories: Retail Space, Garages, MOT Garages, Petrol stations, Tyre and Exhaust Businesses

  • F/H Price
  • £1,200,000
  • Annual T/O
  • £912,297
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Enviable MOT & Motor Repair Business

Highly Profitable Annual Turnover Of Over £300,000 Limited Competition Affluent Area - Competitive Rent Exceptional Reputation EPC - G Blacks Brokers are pleased to bring to the market this long established, successful and profitable MOT,...

Location: London, England

Search categories: MOT Garages, Other Motor & Transport Businesses for Sale

  • L/H Price
  • £1,300,000
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  • Annual T/O
  • £300,000
MOT, SERVICE & REPAIR GARAGE IN LITTLEHAMPTON

The garage is located on a modern industrial estate in Littlehampton, West Sussex. Situated just 10 miles to the east of Chichester and 17 miles west of Brighton, Littlehampton is an attractive and vibrant coastal town with a large and...

Location: West Sussex, England

Search categories: Garages, MOT Garages

  • L/H Price
  • £80,000
MOT SERVICE & REPAIR GARAGE IN BRIGHTON

The business is situated on a busy through road in the Woodingdean area of Brighton close to the Universities and the Amex Community Football Stadium at Falmer. This extensive and extremely impressive property has a modern and spacious...

Location: East Sussex, England

Search categories: Garages, MOT Garages

  • L/H Price
  • £90,000
Garage & MOT Centre In Lancashire

Intelligent Business Transfer is delighted to offer for sale a spacious modern car servicing and repair centre with plenty of room and potential for expansion. Located in the heart of Burnley, across the road from the football club, the...

Location: Burnley, Lancashire, England

Search categories: Garages, MOT Garages

  • L/H Price
  • £94,950
  • Annual T/O
  • £140,000
GARAGE AND MOT STATION

Dorset. Turnover of £236,000, adjusted net profit of £66,000. Established in 1997 with long-standing client base. 60% of client base is active. Provides an extensive range of repair services. High levels of repeat and referral...

Location: South West England

Search categories: Motor Accessory Shops, Garages, MOT Garages

  • L/H Price
  • £234,000
  • Annual T/O
  • £241,000
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Busy Garage & MOT Centre in Manchester

This business has recently been brought to the market & more information about this business will follow shortly. To express an interest in this business and to receive full business sales details, please request more information below...

Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester, England

Search categories: Garages, MOT Garages

  • L/H Price
  • £60,000
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  • Annual T/O
  • £156,000
Garage Services, Repairs and MOT Business with Cottage, Shropshire, For Sale

Aspire is pleased to offer for sale this Garage Repairs, Services and MOT business, along with detached house if required, ideally located in Baschurch, Shropshire. The business occupies a prime trading location in the centre of the village...

Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England

Search categories: Garages, MOT Garages, Automotive Services Businesses

  • F/H Price
  • £410000
  • L/H Price
  • £240000
  • Annual T/O
  • £550,000
Freehold Petrol Filling Station, Convenience Store, Garage Business, Mold,...

Aspire is delighted to present for sale this fantastic Freehold Petrol Filling Station, Convenience Store and Off Licence, Garage Services and MOT business, ideally situated on the A494, close to Mold, Flintshire. This extensive and popular...

Location: Mold, Clwyd, Wales

Search categories: Convenience Stores, Garages, MOT Garages, Petrol stations

  • F/H Price
  • £895,000
  • Annual T/O
  • £2,206,092
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Outstanding MOT Centre for Sale in London

Loyal Customer Base Annual Turnover of £250,000 Highly Profitable Fantastic Location Excellent Online Reviews EPC - G Blacks Brokers are delighted to bring to the market this busy and highly profitable MOT centre and garage on Caxton Street...

Location: London, England

Search categories: MOT Garages

  • L/H Price
  • £399,950
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  • Annual T/O
  • £250,000
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Well Known Garage in Liverpool for Sale

Superb Trading Location Annual Turnover £480,000 / GP - 26% Spacious & Well Presented Premises Well Equipped & Profitable Retirement Sale Opportunity EPC - E Blacks Brokers are delighted to bring to the market this leasehold MOT, Servicing...

Location: Liverpool, Merseyside, England

Search categories: Garages, MOT Garages

  • L/H Price
  • £149,950
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  • Annual T/O
  • £480,000
Garage / MOT Testing Station

Intelligent Business Sales are pleased to announce the sale of a well established garage and MOT testing station in Accrington, Lancashire. Our clients business is part of the (Warranty Wise Repair Centre Accreditation) and the garage has...

Location: Accrington, Lancashire, England

Search categories: Motor Related Property, Garages, MOT Garages

  • F/H Price
  • L/H Price
  • £480000
Freehold Garage Repairs, Services and MOTs Business, Merseyside/Cheshire,...

Aspire is pleased to present for sale this Freehold Garage Services, Repairs and MOT business, ideally located in a popular town in Merseyside, close to the Cheshire border. The business is situated in a desirable corner position and...

Location: Cheshire, England

Search categories: Car Dealerships, Garages, MOT Garages, Automotive Services Businesses

  • F/H Price
  • £650,000
  • Annual T/O
  • £1,200,000
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West Midlands Based Car Sales, MOT Garage & Workshops in High Profile...

Business Partnership is pleased to have been appointed sole selling agent in order to seek a purchaser for 100% of the shares in this unique business in a very prominent position, which has huge potential to further increase both car sales and vehicle repair work. These types of motor trade businesses rarely come to market and we strongly recommend early viewing. The vendors have operated this very successful and...

Location: West Midlands, England

Search categories: Car Dealerships, Garages, MOT Garages, Motor & Transport businesses, Workshops

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MOT Service and Repair Centre in Eastbourne

The business is located in a very high profile position in Eastbourne’s largest industrial estate. It is surrounded by numerous car dealerships including Ford, Skoda, Kia and Mitsubishi and many trade centres such as Plumbase, TLC,...

Location: Eastbourne, East Sussex, England

Search categories: Motor Related Property, Garages, MOT Garages

  • L/H Price
  • £140,000
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  • Annual T/O
  • £477,934

Buying an MOT Business: The Basics

The Ministry of Transport test, or MoT test, has been in existence for more than 50 years; every year, more than 30 million cars in the UK are subjected to an annual MOT, and it’s big business for the thousands of MOT garages that operate across the nation.

When you buy an existing MOT garage, you can buy the MOT testing equipment, premises and the shares of the company, but you cannot buy the Authorised Examiner (or AE) status that’s required to legally carry out MOT tests; AE status cannot be transferred to a new owner upon the sale of a business, and must be applied for afresh. You can learn more about this on the GOV.UK website

When considering the purchase of an MOT garage, check what kind of MOTs the garage is set up to carry out. 

  1. Can it handle all kinds of vehicles, or is it equipped to MOT family cars or commercial vehicles? 
  2. How old is the testing equipment, and is it owned outright or has it been secured on a hire-purchase arrangement? 
  3. How big is the customer list, and what is the churn rate (ie the number of new customers using the garage versus the number of customers leaving the garage to purchase their MOT elsewhere)? 
  4. What does the local competition charge? Are the other MOT garages in the area specialising in different vehicle types, or is everyone competing for the same business?

If you are an experienced MOT tester, and if you have held senior positions in garages in the past, you may be able to increase the number of retained customers and increase your profits.

In order to generate significant income from your MOT garage, you might want to offer a series of peripheral products that complement the core MOT business. Check if the business you’re buying is already set up to sell shock absorbers, spark plugs and other small parts that might cause a car to fail their MOT, and find out if the current team can carry out a full service at the same time as an MOT, allowing you to sell combined service packages to your clients: the more you can up-sell your customers while they’re on the forecourt, the more money you can take and the better your chances of success.

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