Drivers License Renewal Ireland


The older type licence is still valid but will be replaced by the new type upon licence renewal. From January 2014 the NDLS started to issue an electronic driving licence containing all the information relating to the licence. This provides additional security and protection against fraud. Same-Day Online Renewal In most cases, you can renew your license online, even if your renewal form says you are required to visit an agency in person. If your license is a Commercial Driver License (CDL), or if your visa is expiring, you will need to visit a Licensing Center in person. Schedule your renewal appointment online.

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Swat 4 the stetchkov syndicate original exergen infrared thermometer. FROM NOW UNTIL the end of July, over 70s will no longer need to provide a medical report when applying for or renewing their driving licence.

There will exceptions for those with an identified or specified illness – they’ll need to still provide a medical report.

Minister for Transport Shane Ross announced the move this evening, and said it came on the back of the need to facilitate social distancing and the expected additional burden on medical services during the Covid-19 outbreak.

He said: “This means that from today until 31 July 2020, persons of 70 years of age or over can apply for, and renew, their driving licence in the normal way through the NDLS public office without the need to submit a medical report. This is only on the basis that they do not have an identified or specified illness.

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I would also like to take this opportunity to ask all motorists, not just those aged 70 or over, to take the utmost care while driving. In these challenging times it can be all too easy to be distracted on the road. Take care. Stay apart. Stay safe.

This evening, chief medical officer Dr Tony Holohan reaffirmed the need to maintain social distancing in an attempt to “flatten the curve” and prevent the spread of coronavirus in Ireland.

He announced that there were a further 126 confirmed cases of the virus in Ireland, bringing the total number of cases to 683.

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All driver’s licenses MAY now be renewed online. Your notice may tell you to come into an office but due to special circumstances related to COVID-19, try online first.

Driver's License Renewal In Ireland

This online system allows you to renew your driver’s license (DL) or identification card (ID).

Be sure to review the eligibility guidelines below before beginning.

Driving Licence Renewal Ireland Cost

Before you begin…

Driver's License Ireland

  1. Review the eligibility guidelines below to determine whether you will be able to renew your DL/ID online.

  2. If you do not already have a DMV online account, you will be asked to create an account.

  3. Be prepared to pay a renewal fee in the amount shown on your renewal notice.