VBTA Limited

Type Approval Through Co-Operation

VBTA obtains and manages N1, N2 and N3 Type Approvals enabling member companies to build a wide range of vehicle types across a spread of OEM base vehicles. All member companies must first be members of the Vehicle Builders and Repairers Association Limited  and comply with its membership criteria, and must have or gain and maintain approved Quality Assurance and externally audited Conformity of Production protocols and fulfill other requirements based on the work they undertake.

VBTA Member Companies are listed below.
A G Bracey Ltd 
(Joined 21/10/13) Founder 
Bristol, Avon
Tel: 0117 937 2705
Email: alan@agbraceyltd.co.uk

Bespoke Bodies 
(Joined 21/10/13) Founder 
Warrington, Cheshire
Tel: 01925 850722
Email: enquiries@bespokebodies.com

Cartwright Group 
(Joined 21/10/13) Founder 
Altrincham, Cheshire
Tel: 0161 928 0966
Email: sales@cartwright-group.co.uk











Atlas Cranes UK Ltd
(Joined 28/08/14)
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Tel: 01274 654325
Email: jim.smith@atlasgmbh.com

Commercial Body Specialists
(Joined 04/04/14)
Tunstall, Stoke-On-Trent
Tel: 01782 832554
Email: maurice.andrews@cbs95.com

Marshall Spares & Services Ltd
(Joined 15/07/14)
Bolton, Lancashire
Tel: 07715 905959
Email: rob@marshallsservices.co.uk

North West Tippers Ltd
(Joined 01/11/14)
Blackburn, Lancashire
Tel: 0125 453251
Email: info@nwtippers.co.uk



Chassis Development Services Ltd 
(Joined 21/10/13) Founder 
Walsall, West Midlands
Tel: 01922 410990
Email: bill@chassisdevelopmentservices.co.uk

Essex Bodies Ltd  
(Joined 21/10/13) Founder 
Rayleigh, Essex
Tel: 01268 778326
Email: david@essexbodies.co.uk

Fred Smith and Sons (Motor Bodies) Ltd 
(Joined 21/10/13) Founder 
West Bromwich, West Midlands
Tel: 0121 553 4845
Email: james@fredsmithandsons.co.uk

James A Cuthbertson Ltd 
(Joined 21/10/13) Founder 
Biggar, Lanarkshire
Tel: 01899 220020
Email: raymond@jamescuthbertson.co.uk





PPS Commercials Ltd
(Joined 11/03/14)
Bury, Lancashire
Tel: 0161 767 9554
Email: allanf@ppscommercials.co.uk

Roco Truck Bodies Ltd
(Joined 30/05/14)
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Tel: 01274 606056
Email: drstead@rocotruckbodies.co.uk

Spenborough Engineering Ltd
(Joined 22/08/14)
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Tel: 01924 438300
Email: spenborough@talk21.com

Truck Engineering Ltd
(Joined 26/11/14)
Wednesbury, West Midlands
Tel: 0121 568 3820
Email: markjones@truckengineering.co.uk

PMH Coachbuilders Ltd
(Joined --/--/--)
Bonnybridge, Stirlingshire
Tel: 01324 841702
Email:  ian@pmhcoachbuilders.com
Kurt Hobbs Coachworks Ltd 
(Joined 21/10/13) Founder 
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Tel: 01536 330515
Email: kurt@khcoachworks.co.uk

Newland Coachworks Ltd 
(Joined 21/10/13) Founder 
Far Cotton, Northampton
Tel: 01604 700616
Email: enquiries@newlandcoachworks.co.uk

Wheelbase Engineering Ltd 
(Joined 21/10/13) Founder  
Darwen, Lancashire
Tel: 01254 819399
Email: simon@wheelbase.net











Unique Van Bodies Ltd
(Joined 01/07/14)
Warrington, Cheshire
Tel: 01925 846464
Email: tsinnott@uniquevanbodies.com

Vancraft Ltd
(Joined 11/11/14)
Attleborough, Norfolk
Tel: 01953 457000
Email: jane@vancraft.co.uk

Fosters Commercials
(Joined --/--/--)
Preston, Lancashire
Tel: 01772 726776
Email: kevin@fosterscommercials.co.uk

HARSH Ltd
(Joined --/--/--)
York, West Yorkshire
Tel: 01759 372100
Email: craig.Steels@harshuk.com



VBTA. Type Approval Through Cooperation. It works. it can work for you too whether you are a body builder or a potential customer