Welcome to Opus Bilprovning
Opus Bilprovning has a competitive position with approximately 30 percent market share in Sweden.
Opus Bilprovning has a broad range comprising mandatory and optional services in emission and safety inspections aimed at both light and heavy vehicles.
The mandatory services comprise all regulated vehicle inspections specified by the Swedish Transport Agency. Optional, non-regulated services are also available and include inspection-related testing and quality control services as well as customized services. Opus Bilprovning can also offer E-diagnosis to customers with passenger cars of model year 2002 and later. These services include examination of the vehicle’s electronics – everything from brakes to power windows and ACC – and are sold to private individuals as a supplement to the roadworthiness inspection. Vehicles subject to roadworthiness inspections are automobiles, motorcycles, trucks, trailers, buses and travel trailers. The total number of mandatory vehicle inspections amounted to around 1,823,000 in 2012, accounting for about 96 percent of turnover.
Periodic vehicle inspection form the core of the operations and is conducted to ensure that the vehicle is safe for both road users and the environment. A periodic vehicle inspection is i carried out by certified inspectors and includes internal and external inspection, checks and measurements. A re-inspection is conducted in cases where the vehicle will fail the periodic vehicle inspection requiring re-inspection. This means that the vehicle’s defects must be rectified and then re-inspected. For imported vehicles or where a simple modification has been carried out, the vehicle must undergo a registration inspection to ensure that it achieves Swedish environmental and safety standards.
The voluntary service offer consists of non-regulated services, and includes quality control services and customized services. Company customers using the voluntary services include trucking companies, auto repair shops, car manufacturers, car dealerships as well as bus and taxi companies. The total number of voluntary vehicle inspections amounted to about 228 000 in 2012 and accounted for about 2.6 percent of sales.
Opus Bilprovning’s customers are private individuals, businesses and government agencies that own vehicles registered in Sweden or vehicles registered abroad that must undergo registration inspection. Mandatory and optional service and products are sold to the owners of most types of vehicle. The most common vehicle category is passenger cars, which account for around 79 percent of all periodic vehicle inspections. Other vehicle categories are motorcycles, light and heavy trucks, light and heavy trailers, buses, and travel trailers and motorhomes.
SE-162 12 Vällingby
Phone: +46 10 804 99 00