IMPORTANT NOTICE

Driving Test Update

Please note that our customer service agents cannot manage driving tests over the phone, so we kindly ask you not to call for this information. Driving tests should be managed directly through MyRoadSafety.ie

 

When will I get a driving test?

In line with the easing of restrictions, we are offering driving test invitations to those who are eligible to take their test and have been waiting the longest. Know more >

 

Need to add yourself to the driving test waiting list?

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

 

Essential Driver Training (EDT) update

Approved Driving Instructors (ADI’s) can now offer EDT to all customers so learner drivers no longer need to complete an essential worker declaration form. Know more >

 

 

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>

 

Mess & Crash

The statistics

 

Speeding increases the risk of death

  • At 30 km per hour, 1 in 10 pedestrians will die
  • A4 50 km per hour, 5 in 10 pedestrians will die
  • At 60 km per hour, 9 in 10 pedestrians will die

The risk of death in Ireland

Speed is the biggest contributing factor to road deaths in the Republic of Ireland; 29% of road deaths between 1996 and 2004 in Ireland were due to speeding.

The faster the speed, the bigger the hit

  • Crashing into an object at 50 km per hour is like falling from a 3 storey building
  • Crashing into an object at 65 km per hour is like falling from a 5 storey building
  • Crashing into an object at 80 km per hour is like falling from a 8 storey building
  • Crashing into an object at 95 km per hour is like falling from a 12 storey building