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Tuesday, 2 October 2023

A-Z of central government

Lists central government departments, executive agencies and non-departmental public bodies

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Valuation Office Agency

Contact details for the Valuation Office Agency, which maintains the business rating and council tax valuation lists for England and Wales

Vehicle and Operator Services Agency (VOSA)

Contact details for VOSA, for general information and advice on any of the Vehicle and Operator Services Agency (VOSA) testing schemes, access to HGV/PCV test booking, MOT test standards, how to appeal against either the issue of or refusal to issue an MOT certificate and any other enquiry

Vehicle Certification Agency (VCA)

Contact details for VCA, for general information and advice about UK type approval of motor vehicles and components from the Vehicle Certification Agency advice centre

Veterans Agency

Contact details for the Veterans Agency, which administers War Pension Scheme and provides welfare services to former servicepeople

Visas, UK

Contact details for The UK Border Agency - Visa Services Directorate, which processes visa or entry clearance applications

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