How to apply online for your driving test

What you need to apply online

Online application requirements

Before applying for your driving test online:

  • Verify that you are eligible to sit your test—6 month rule.
  • Make sure you have taken the lessons mandatory for certain motorcyclists (IBT) or car drivers (EDT).
  • Know your current, valid driver number.
  • Know your PPS number—this can be found on tax documents or your pay slip and it is often on correspondence from a social welfare or tax office.
  • You must have a valid debit, laser or credit card (Visa and Mastercard are currently accepted).

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Once you’ve made sure you satisfy the above requirements, you can:

When applying for a test online, you may schedule a test for yourself if one is available. You may also change your test date if a scheduled date or time does not suit you.

Contact

If you are having problems applying for your test online, you can contact our driving test section by emailing DrivingTest@rsa.ie or by telephoning:

Within Ireland 1890 40 60 40; outside Ireland 00353-9625000
Monday-Friday (excluding Bank Holidays), 8:00 -18:00