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Your trusted estimating partner

With over 15 years estimating and shopfloor experience, VDA Group LTD endeavours to be the top choice for Autobody repairers seeking unparalleled outsourced vehicle damage assessing services. 

We have hands-on experience, are ATA accredited, have CPD training in data protection and customer service.

Our aim is to be a dedicated partner in delivering profitable, pinpoint accurate estimates to Bodyshops remotely, whether you are a one man band, or large repair group. 


You can utilise VDA Group on a flexible or full-time basis.

BSI Compliant

GDPR Compliant

Data Secure

Fully Insured


Same Day Estimates

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Where accuracy meets profitability

Estimating should be considered an investment, not an expense, a good estimating team will not only pay for themselves but earn you much more.

With VDA Group you can rest assured your VDA department is doing its job.

"If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always got"

- Henry Ford

Our services

Whether you’re a family run Bodyshop or the manager of a large repair group, we seamlessly integrate into your operations covering staff shortages, holidays, or utilise us as your full time remote estimating department – either way we've got you covered.

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We convert practical Bodyshop repair skills into professional comprehensive vehicle damage assessments taking the hassle away from estimating so your Bodyshop can focus on the work and thrive from the profits.

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We meticulously review your estimates, leaving no stone unturned. Using our knowledge and experience to ensure that all potential opportunities for additional revenue are identified, providing feedback in a detailed report.

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Whether it's adjusting estimating practices, introducing specific protocols, or refining internal processes, our goal is to empower your Bodyshop to make informed decisions that directly impact your financial success.

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VDA Group is more than just estimates, we work with repairers on a 1:1 basis mentoring them about insurance work, marketing, branding and much more, ensuring their full potential is reached.

What we do best

Proficiency in the industry's leading estimating systems, Audatex and GT Motive, sets us apart. We understand how to use all system features and functionality to maximum effect, ensuring that every estimate is not only accurate but fully justified and optimised for profitability.

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We are more than just estimating, we are part of your team, we don't succeed unless you do.

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Insurance Approved Repairer

"Tom is an exceptional VDA, his knowledge and understanding of estimating is of high standards. Would highly recommend Tom at VDA Group if you are looking for a reliable estimator / VDA . Definitely 5* + Service from Tom"

Explore Our Pricing Options

Where a single click can translate into hundreds of pounds, or a mere oversight across 500 estimates could result in tens or even hundreds of thousands in lost revenue, the importance of accuracy cannot be overstated.

If you think it’s expensive to hire a professional, wait until you hire an amateur.


What was once considered a luxury has now become an absolute necessity.

Doing an estimate is one thing, but truly mastering the art of crafting and optimising it is another. For us It's not just about accuracy but also considering vehicle safety, repair methodology and ensuring the repairer is compensated for all they do, all backed by solid knowledge and expertise.


Need to discuss your options, give us a call.

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Initial Estimate/Final Supp Only



Fully optimised initial estimate, or one last sweep for final authority

We log into your estimating system securely

We build an optimised, justified initial estimate

Or we fully check before sending for final authority

Helps take pressure off the existing VDA department

Perfect solution for estimates based off customer images

Networked to engineers

No opportunities found on final supplementary, no charge

*Final parts matching service available

Your estimating system Audatex/GTMotive



Fully networked estimate including supplementary

We log into your estimating system securely

Fully optimised to any agreed menu pricing

Free unlimited supplementaries

Fully confidential if required

Full negotiation if required

Networked to engineers

Same day turnaround

*Final parts matching service available

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