Join over 1,300 other Scottish Motor Industry businesses today – and get exclusive access to a host of benefits.

For 120 years we have been at the forefront of the Scottish Motor Industry. We are member-owned, member led and member driven and have been ever since our inception way back in 1903.

Get access to five exclusive industry services

We offer members a host of exclusive industry benefits through our five key services

Your membership has a host of benefits to aid your business

The SMTA MOT QMS Programme is recognised across the motor industry as providing a level of Quality Control that exceeds the minimum standards set by DVSA.

One of our most valuable services is MOT Support and Representation. We provide direct support to members who experience a challenge from DVSA. Our team is experienced at working with DVSA and our in-depth knowledge helps to ensure the most positive outcomes possible are achieved.

Our Conciliation Service, available and free to members, means that when and if things go wrong you know you have the support you need to resolve disputes as positively as possible.

SMTA (Trading Partners) Ltd, our Buying Group, is available only to members. It provides reduced pricing on a number of motor trade products and services. SMTA membership could provide significant savings for your business.

The exclusive to members Motor Trade Insurance offer brings an experienced team, familiar with motor trade requirements, which can assess your requirements and deliver reduced charges and improved benefits.

The SMTA Apprentice Training Services provide structured courses and ensures that your business gains people with the expertise needed for successful operations. We can manage all of your apprentice training needs.

Support is also available through our HR/Employment and Health & Safety Advice Services which can reduce the risks and costs associated with providing a safe and compliant working environment.

Our Waste Management provider provides substantial discounts exclusively to our members. There are options to pick standard or specifically tailored solutions to deal with your waste and deliver income to your business.