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>

Tachograph Workshop Card

Workshop tacho cards are issued to authorised workshops only. The card allows calibration of the tachograph itself.

Apply for a tachograph workshop card.

Apply now for a tachograph workshop card or read on to find out more about the workshop card.

Workshop card

The workshop card is only available to approved calibration workshops.

Workshops must be approved by the National Standards Authority of Ireland (NSAI).

Workshop fitters must provide proof that they have the necessary qualifications.

If a workshop fitter is employed by more than one workshop, he or she must hold a card for each workshop.

General Rules

The following rules apply to workshop tacho cards:

  • The workshop manager is responsible for the workshop cards at all times
  • The workshop manager is responsible for the return of cards if/when fitters leave their employment
  • If a card cannot be returned (due to loss or theft) the workshop manager is obliged to notify the Road Safety Authority
  • The PIN is personal to a fitter and is posted to him/her personally. This should not be disclosed to any other person
  • The workshop card can only be used by the person to whom it is issued.
  • Workshop fitters must be a person of good repute and provide proof that they have the necessary qualifications.