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>

Safety performance

Studies on Safety performance

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Costs of Congestion Related to Road Crashes in Ireland.

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An economic assessment and preliminary cost benefit analysis of the government strategy for road safety 1998-2002

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Cost benefit parameters and application rules for transport project appraisal

Report by Goodbody economic consultants

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Safety in Irish cities 1997-2006

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Steering to safety - summary report

Summary of five individual reports conducted as part of an extensive research initiative embracing quantitative, qualitative and observational methodologies.