Apply for your learner permit

You can now quickly and easily apply for and renew your learner permit online.

  • Apply for, renew and update your learner permit
  • Upload any eyesight, medical or identity documents required
  • No need to complete paper forms or visit an NDLS centre
  • Convenient, secure, fast and easy.
    Convenient, secure, fast and easy.

Apply for your learner permit now

Visit ndls.ie

All you need is your Public Services Card and your verified MyGovID for safe, secure access to NDLS.ie

Alternative ways to apply

You can also apply for your learner permit by completing the relevant form and visiting one of our NDLS centres in person. Printed versions are available from most public service offices..

Do you need further support?

We're here to help. If you have questions about any of our learner permit services, take a look at our FAQs or alternatively you can get in touch with us directly.

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