A major inspection was established on September 13, 1994 with the aim of establishing a neutral inspection body in the field of vehicle inspection. Inspection of vehicles under the supervision of Aðalskoðun hf. Began in January 1995. Fest was a purchase of housing and equipment for the operation at Helluhraun in Hafnarfjordur.
The Minister of Justice, Þorsteinn Pálsson, consecrated the station in Hafnarfjordur to the presence of many people. In August 1995, the Ministry of Trade and Industry granted the company accreditation in the field of vehicle inspection. Aðalskoðun hf. Was well received right from the start, and its market share in vehicle inspection has increased steadily in the capital area, but the company now has 4 inspection centers in the capital area, Skeifunni 5 and Grjótháls 10 in Reykjavík and Skemmuvegi 6 in Kópavogur and the inspection center at Helluhraun in Hafnarfjordur.