Do you live in the country?

If you don’t live in the Adelaide metro area, you can still organise an inspection with an RAA Approved Vehicle Inspection Centre (AVIC) in regional SA. These are trusted local mechanical businesses that we've approved to carry out the work on our behalf.

An AVIC can offer the following types of vehicle inspections:

  • pre-purchase mechanical inspections
  • owner mechanical inspections
  • used-car warranty mechanical inspections
  • NSW & NT roadworthy inspections
Find your closest centre

Call to discuss your inspection requirements and request a quote.

  • Berri – 8582 2667
    Roly’s Automotive Services, 27 Jellett Rd, Berri SA 5343 

  • Naracoorte – 8762 0422
    Vans Automotive Service, 88 Stewart Tce, Naracoorte SA 5271

  • Port Lincoln – 8682 4579
    Coffey Automotive, 34 Edinburgh St, Port Lincoln SA 5607 

  • Mount Gambier – 8725 2220
    Autocare Mount Gambier, 17 Calula Dve, Mount Gambier SA 5290 

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Things you should know

Terms and conditions:

Keep in mind that prices may change due to things like unexpected difficulties with the vehicle, removal of parts and covers, or the need for additional workshop facilities. Take a moment to read the Terms and Conditions (PDF, 383 KB) that may apply to your type of inspection.

What do we inspect? Download our Inspection contents overview form (PDF, 432 KB)