Car Tax Rates Ireland 2017

Car Tax Rates Ireland 2017

Car Tax Rates Ireland 2017 Car Tax rates in Ireland were last increased in the 2013 Budget – so the current 2017 rates of Irish Motor Tax  have been the same since January 2013. The total amount of car tax paid by all motorists in Ireland in 2015 was €1.2 Billion Euro. There were 2.57 […]

VRT : Vehicle Registration Tax Ireland

VRT : Vehicle Registration Tax Ireland

Details of  Vehicle Registration Tax in Ireland. (VRT Rates) (Valid for cars in 2017) VRT in Ireland is calculated as a percentage of the estimates selling price of the car. (As calculated by Revenue) The rate of tax chargeable is based on the level of CO2 emissions for the vehicle at the time of manufacture. […]

Car Statistics Ireland

Car Statistics Ireland

The total number of taxed vehicles recorded on Irish roads at the end of 2016 was 2,624,958. This was an an increase of 54,664 vehicles (2.13%) on 2015 . The split of vehicle numbers in 2016 was : 2,026,977 private cars, 342,259 goods vehicles, 79,871  agricultural tractors 38,023 motorcycles   The number of cars in […]

Importing an Irish Car into UK

Some Information about moving to the UK and Importing your used car from another EU country into the UK If you are looking for information about Importing a used car from the UK into Ireland – you need to take a look at our page about Bringing a Car to Ireland from the UK A […]

Importing a Car from the UK to Ireland

Buying a car in the UK and importing it to Ireland In 2013 about one third of all new registrations of cars in Ireland were used cars imported from abroad (mostly from the UK). There can be substantial price differences between used cars in Ireland and the UK – in some cases buyers can save […]

Bringing Cars Into Ireland

If you are an Irish resident thinking of buying a car from the UK and importing it into Ireland – we have some information for you about Buying a Car in the UK  The rest of this page is aimed at people moving over to Ireland and bringing their car with them. Normally – all […]

Learning to Drive in Ireland

Learning to Drive in Ireland

Learning to Drive in Ireland can be an expensive lesson .To legally drive a car in  Ireland you need a Drivers Permit. The first step is to pass a  Driver Theory Test . This costs €45 for a car  and you have to be at least 17 years old before you can take the test. […]

Car Tax Refunds Ireland

The amounts charged in Ireland for Car Tax can be as much as €2100 a year for high CO2 emission cars. See here for a list of Car Tax Amounts in Ireland. Claiming a Car Tax Refund in Ireland : It is possible to get a refund on your Motor Tax in Ireland in certain […]