Bolt Inspections

PLEASE NOTE: We are ending with Inspections on the 30 October 2020. Should you require inspection to be done. you will need to complete the payment before Friday as this will be our last day with doing inspections. after that you will need to wait for the new inspection service to open.  

One of the services that we are offering, is to do Inspections on vehicles that have applied to work for Bolt. We do the Inspections on behalf of The Raspberry Academy. We are not affiliated with Bolt in anyway and only carry out the Inspections.

Before asking for an inspection to be done. Make sure that you have applied to Bolt already and have received an e-mail asking you to come to us for an inspection. We do not register you with Bolt. We only carry out the Inspection.

You are required to have the following documents

  • Certificate Of Registration (COR)
  • Double Disk – Roadworthy (The licence and roadworthy disk, not the roadworthy paper!)
  • Double Disk – Operator Card
  • Passenger Liability Insurance (PLI) disk, or a summary page (needs to be one page) Cover must be R5 million or more – Only if you have your own, Bolt will cover you with their PLI if you don’t have.
  • Vehicle Owners Drivers Licence. 
  • Vehicle Owners I.D. 
Please make sure that your Double Disk is displayed on your windscreen (Licence and roadworthy disk as well as operators card)

In the picture below is an example of some of the documents required.


If you have all the required documents and a valid e-mail address, You can then request for an inspection to be done. Bring your documents to us and park in the street while we open an inspection for you. we will then request a payment link to be e-mailed to you. The e-mail will come from Raspberry Academy, please check your SPAM folder should you not see it.

[Alternatively you can e-mail us at to request the payment link before you bring your vehicle for inspections. Only if you have all the correct documents! Please use your vehicle licence plate number as the subject line of the e-mail. and confirm that you have all the documents and whether you have your own PLI or will be using Bolts. Make sure to leave the full name of the vehicle owner and a contact number in the e-mail.]

the payment is to be made from the link. the payment is for Raspberry Academy. The payment amount as of January 2020 is R200.00

The payment is done through Pay-gate. Please make sure that the account/card you are using is authorized to do online payments. you will need to go to your bank for assistance if you cannot get the payment done.

Once payment has been done successfully, we will then carry out the inspection on the vehicle. 

Once Inspection has been completed, you can e-mail Bolt at to tell them you have done the inspection. You will also receive an e-mail from Raspberry Academy confirming the Inspection was done.