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>

 

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.

We're here to help. If you have questions about any stage of the learning to drive process, take a look at our FAQs or alternatively you can get in touch with us directWe're here to help. If you have questions about any stage of the learning to drive process, take a look at our FAQs or alternatively you can get in touch with us directly.