An tástáil tiomána

To obtain a driving licence you first need to pass your driving test. In this section, you will find out how to apply for it, where to take it, and how to prepare for it to ensure you’ve given yourself the best chance of success.

Is éard atá ann

What the driving test involves and what you need in order to sit the test

When will I get a test?

We've launched a new car driving test waiting time estimator

Driving test eligibility

To be eligible to sit a test you must have held your first learner permit for 6 months and completed all driver training.

Cuir iarratas isteach ar líne

What you need to have at hand before you can apply on line

Current booking information

Latest guidance on booking a driving test.

Cealaigh do thástáil

What happens if you get your date for your driving test but you can't go on that day

Cur isteach

The table below shows details of disruptions at driving test centres such as severe weather conditions, refurbishment works etc.

Pass the test

All the resources you need to pass your test including most frequently asked questions.

Frequently Asked Questions

Need some help? Browse through the list of help and guidance on your driving test.

Your Car

How to ensure your vehicle is test-ready

Saincheisteanna agus Buarthaí

Any issues and concerns you have in relation to your driving test and driving licence application

Request an emergency driving test

Only critical frontline workers can apply for an emergency driving test.

Repeating your test

Common reasons why people fail driving tests and what to do if you do fail.

Cur isteach

The table below shows details of disruptions at driving test centres such as severe weather conditions, refurbishment works etc.

Ionaid Tástála Tiomána

Information on our driving test centres and also waiting times and pass rates

Tar éis duit pas a fháil

How to get your full driving licence after passing your test

Learning to drive videos

A series of ‘Learning to Drive’ videos explaining everything you need to know about doing their test and becoming socially responsible drivers