Driving Test Update


Please note that our customer service agents cannot book or cancel driving tests over the phone or offer updates on waiting times, so we kindly ask you not to call for this information. Driving tests should be managed directly through



Are you an essential worker who needs a test urgently?

If you’re an essential worker who has already applied for a test and completed all of your driver training, please fill in an urgent test request form and we’ll prioritise your application. Know more >



Need to add yourself to the driving test waiting list?

Please sign up or log into our new customer portal to apply for a driving test and add yourself to the waiting list. This video will show you how



Essential worker declaration form for driver training

Approved Driving Instructors (ADIs) can offer Essential Driver Training (EDT) to essential workers. If you need to complete your driver training, please fill in an  essential worker declaration form and present it to your instructor.





Covid-19 safety measures

We have put in place Covid-19 safety measures for the driving test which must be followed or your appointment will not go ahead. Know more>

Pass Rates

Details of pass rates by test centre for 2018

Pass Rate 2018 %
Athlone 52.12
Ballina 51.95
Birr 52.46
Buncrana 59.02
Carlow 51.07
Carrick-on-Shannon 58.55
Castlebar 60.71
Cavan 59.96
Churchtown 42.89
Clifden 72.32
Clonmel 44.52


Donegal 62.24
Dundalk 50.76
Dungarvan 54.71
Ennis 61.85
Finglas 45.85
Galway 63.58
Gorey 54.38
Kilkenny 43.83
Killarney 56.96
Kilrush 59.79
Letterkenny 53.83
Limerick 56.81
Longford 54.24
Loughrea 55.06
Mallow 59.42
Monaghan 65.35
Mulhuddart 49.52
Mullingar 53.62
Naas 53.99
Navan 48.98
Nenagh 60.71
Newcastle West 65.03
Portlaoise 52.90
Raheny 38.77
Roscommon 62.84
Shannon 49.19
Skibbereen 58.84
Sligo 62.26
Tallaght 50.14
Thurles 59.79
Tipperary 50.52
Tralee 60.61
Tuam 63.90
Tullamore 58.83
Waterford 55.02
Wexford 58.33
Wicklow 51.58
Overall Average 52.49