Driving test update 


Driving test waiting list

If you are already on the driving test waiting list, please do not log in to MyRoadSafety to check for availability. Appointment slots are limited to those who have been invited to book a driving test and we will contact you directly when appointments become available.


If you have received an invitation to book a test, need to cancel a test, or wish to join the waiting list, please go ahead and sign in to MyRoadSafety now. For anyone else, we kindly ask you to visit another time when our portal is not so busy. Thank you for your patience at this time 


We can only offer  appointments to essential workers

If you are an essential worker and have already applied for a test but need it urgently please complete this online form. We will contact you as soon as appointment slots become available.

If you are not an essential worker and have an upcoming appointment scheduled, please cancel your test. Otherwise, it won’t go ahead and the slot will be lost. Don’t worry, you won’t lose your fee and you will be kept on the waiting list. We will contact you directly once the level 5 restrictions have been lifted and appointment slots are available.


Covid-19 safety measures

We have introduced new safety measures to the driving test which candidates must follow. Know more


Weather disruptions

Check if your driving test is affected by adverse weather conditions. Tests will be cancelled if conditions are unsafe.


Conference agenda with details of the days events.

Road Safety Authority Annual International Road Safety Conference on Intelligent Speed Assistance

Theme: Intelligent Speed Assistance (ISA)

Thursday 28 April 2016, Dublin Castle

*Registration from 9:30am to 10:00am

Conference Chair

Mr Conor Faughnan, Director of Consumer Affairs, AA Ireland

Session 1:

10:00 Ms Liz O’ Donnell, Chairperson, Road Safety Authority


10:05 Mr Jean Todt, Special Envoy for Road Safety for the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)

Welcome video

10:10 Dr Conor Deasy, Consultant in Emergency Medicine CUH and Clinical Lead for Major Trauma Audit, NOCA

Major Trauma Audit in Ireland: where are we now?

10:30 Ms. Maggie Martin, Research Manager, Road Safety Authority

Speed as a factor in fatal collisions in Ireland 2008 -2012

10:50 Mr John McCarthy, Principal Officer, Department of Transport Tourism & Sport

Speed Limits and the road to Intelligent Speed Assistance in Ireland

11:10 European Transport Safety Council Intelligent Speed Assistance Video

11:15 Professor Oliver Carsten, Institute for Transport Studies, University of Leeds

Science behind Intelligent Speed Assistance

11:35 Tea and Coffee

Session 2:

11:50 Mr Niall Carty, Head of Road Safety Advocacy, Federation Internationale De L’Automobile

Speed assistance systems in motor sport 2016

12:00 Superintendent Con O’ Donoghue, Garda National Traffic Bureau, An Garda Síochána

Intelligent Speed Assistance- A Policing Perspective

12:20 Professor Anders Lie, Swedish Transport Administration / Euro NCAP

Speed assistance in modern cars and trucks

12:40 Mr Mikael Wik, Technical Manager, Sepab

ISA in Reality

13:00 Mr Thomas Lukaszewicz, Manager Automated Driving Europe, Ford Research & Advanced Engineering Centre, Germany

Ford Intelligent Speed Limiter

13:15 Questions and Answers Session

13:30 Ms Moyagh Murdock, Chief Executive Officer, Road Safety Authority

Closing Address

13:35 Conference Closes

ETSC’s iSAFER project receives financial support from the Flemish Government, Fundación MAPFRE and 3M