23 May 2011
Expiry of Irish Digital Tachograph Driver Cards
Renewing driver cards
When a driver card expires, it can’t record information on drivers’
driving times, breaks, rest periods or manual entries. When a company
card expires, it prevents access to information held on the Tachograph
Vehicle Units, and your company won’t be able to comply with their
If your cards are expired, you can’t do your job safely.
Cards issued in 2006 will start expiring this year.
You can see the exact date of expiry at point 4b on the front of your card. It is illegal to drive if your card is not valid.
Download application form and find out more about the renewal process