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What is the minimum legal tread depth on a tyre?

Cars, light vans and light trailers MUST have a tread depth of at least 1.6 mm across the central three-quarters of the breadth of the tread and around the entire circumference.


Tyres MUST be correctly inflated to the vehicle manufacturer’s specification for the load being carried.


Always refer to the vehicle’s handbook or data.


Tyres should also be free from certain cuts and other defects.