Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency


The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) is an executive agency of the UK Department of Transport. It carries out driving tests, approves people to be driving instructors and vehicle safety testers, ensures that lorries and buses are safe to drive, carries out roadside checks on drivers and vehicles, and monitors vehicle recalls in Great Britain.

“Informatica gives us a strong foundation to deliver a rock-solid value proposition and keep people safe on the roads.”

—Kris Marshall, Head of Data, Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency


Business Need

Take a standardized approach to data governance

Prioritize GDPR compliance and data security

Document business terms across the organization



Centralize data governance to quickly discover, provision, and certify data assets, including driver and vehicle test results

Empower lines of business to make better decisions in shorter time frames by getting data into analysts’ hands faster

Automate data quality and metadata management to avoid the expense, delays, and risk of manual data cleansing


Solutions & Results

Deploy Informatica Axon Data Governance to build a glossary of business terms and quickly discover, provision, and certify data assets

Use Informatica Enterprise Data Catalog to automatically scan and catalog data and track how it moves across the organization

Set up quality rules using Informatica Data Quality to run automated checks and correct data if needed

Provides a single place for driver and vehicle data, enhancing productivity, compliance, and data security

Helps improve business decision-making with faster data delivery, supporting smooth interaction with citizens

Enables a cultural shift around high quality data, supplying trusted information to all lines of business to fortify driver and vehicle policies

Products & Services

Informatica Axon Data Governance

Power the industry's first enterprise data governance solution with a 100 percent cloud-based tool

Informatica Data Quality

Deliver clean, trusted data so all your projects meet your business objective

Enterprise Data Catalog

Discover and inventory data assets across your organization

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