Habitation Checks & MOTs

Chelston Service Center The Chelston Motorhomes service department is dedicated to the servicing, repair and maintenance of all makes and models of motorhomes. Our expert team of technicians carry out habitation checks on motorhomes and motorhome MOTs. Our modern, purpose-built service centre can fit up to 40 vehicles at any one time, and is a National Caravan Council (NCC) Approved Workshop. This means our service centre is part of a scheme which is supported by all major motorhome and caravan manufacturers. To be a part of this scheme our team must go through annual inspections and meet the high standards of the NCC.

Many of our staff are dedicated specialists in their fields so you can be sure that your vehicle is in the best hands at all times. This expert care can only be provided by established dealers like Chelston Motorhomes who invest heavily in equipment and training. Our mission is to ensure you and your motorhome stay on the road for maximum enjoyment. It’s one of the reasons why Chelston Motorhomes are so successful and sets us apart from other dealers.

To book an appointment call our service centre on 01823 662075.

Motorhome Habitation Tests

A habitation test is an annual check on the living quarters of your motorhome. They are not a legal requirement, however it is strongly advisable to put the vehicle through one annually in order to protect the future value of your motorhome, even if you have not used the vehicle that year. An annual habitation test is also a requirement of most manufacturers warranty conditions.

During your habitation test our team of technicians, who are members of the Gas Safe Register as well as the National Caravan Council, will thoroughly test the numerous appliances found throughout your motorhome and caravan, such as the heating and water systems, as well as checking the vehicle over for any signs of damp.

A habitation test at Chelston Motorhomes last approximately four hours, starting at £209.

Call our service centre to book your next habitation check now on 01823 662075.

Motorhome MOTs

Our team of qualified technicians are able to carry out your motorhome MOTs from our purpose-built service centre, located in Wellington, Somerset. Unlike a car, you cannot take a motorhome to any garage for it’s annual MOT. You need to ensure the centre is equipped to test large vehicles such as motorhomes, as well as a team who are experienced in working on motorhomes.

Our MOT test centre is manned by a skilled team of technicians who have worked within the motorhome industry for over 30 years’. We provide regular training for our technicians, whose qualifications include City and Guilds, Fiat Proffesional and CITO (Caravan Industry Training Organisation). Chelston Motorhomes are recognised for their excellent services by governing bodies including the Gas Safe Register, the National Caravan Council (NCC), and are a Fiat Approved Professional service centre. This means our technicians are Fiat trained and use the latest tools and diagnostic systems to provide the best possible service to all of our Fiat customers.

Our current MOT test is priced at just £54.85.

Call our MOT test centre to book your appointment now on 01823 662075.


From our service centre we can also carry out motorhome servicing, to ensure your motorhome is in the best condition at all times, as well as this is our extensive motorhome parts department, stocking genuine manufacturer parts. Our motorhome electrical repairs department can carry out repairs on motorhome electricals as well as fitting new electrical accessories.

  • Chelston Parts department

    Quality Genuine Parts for Motorhomes & Caravans

    The Chelston Motorhomes service centre, located in Wellington, Somerset, is home to an extensive motorhome and caravan parts department covering two floors. We supply thousands of quality genuine manufacturers parts and have access to thousands more with our direct ordering service.

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