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


When will I get a driving test?

We’ve launched a new online tool that estimates when you will be invited to book your car driving test. You must already be on the waiting list and eligible to sit a test. 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


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>


Passenger Vehicles - Category M

Passenger cars are designed and constructed for the carriage of passengers, with a maximum number of 8 seats in addition to the driver e.g. people carriers, SUV's and saloons. It is important that you always ensure your car is regularly maintained and in a roadworthy condition at all times. 

 See below FAQ documents on passenger cars:

Passenger Cars here 

Car rental safety here  

Left hand drive vehicles here


You can also find information and advice for driving in Ireland here

Car Safety Checks booklet here



Kit Cars

This car is a vehicle that is constucted from a mixture of parts some of which are supplied unassembled in kit form.

See FAQ document on Kit Cars here


Alternative Technologies 

An alternative fuel vehicle is a vehicle that runs on a fuel aside from the traditional diesel and petrol, or any method of powering an engine that does not involve a petroleum source.

See FAQ document on e-Cars and Hybrid vehicles here.