Vehicle Testing: NCTS and CVRT.
National Car Testing Service - NCTS
Private cars, Taxis, Hackneys and Limousines must have an NCT test carried out 4 years after the date of first registration, every two years thereafter until the vehicle is 10 years old and then annually.
You do not need a current NCT Cert. to tax your vehicle.
More information on the NCTS is available from www.ncts.ie
You can contact the NCTS for information, appointments etc. by email at email@example.com or by phone on:
Service Number Bookings (01) 4135992
Customer Enquiries (01) 4135994
VRT Bookings (01) 4135975
Test Integrity (01) 6309319
Taxi Booking (01) 4135960
Commercial Vehicle Roadworthiness Testing.
Goods Vehicles, Motor Caravans, Jeeps, Trucks, Buses, Ambulances, Trailers etc. are required to undergo and Pass a Roadworthiness Test in order to obtain a Certificate of Roadworthiness (CRW.)
Vehicles must be tested when they are one year old and annually after that.
Motor Caravans must be Tested when they are Four Years Old, then every two years until the vehicle is 10 years old and annually after that.
These vehicles and Motor Caravans must have a current CRW in order to be taxed.
For Information on commercial testing, appointments etc. www.cvrt.ie
Tests are carried out by specifically appointed garages in the county. Following a successful test, a Pass Statement is issued and the Certificate of Roadworthiness and test disc are posted to the owner within 3 days.
The National Vehicle Records are updated within 2 hours of the test, allowing the owner to then tax the vehicle without delay
Authorised Testers in Co. Kilkenny
List of Authorised Test Centres for Heavy Vehicles:
|Merriville Ltd. T/A Kilkenny Truck Centre||Freshford Road, Kilkenny||056-7722830||056-7722657|| |
|Freshford Garages Ltd.||Mill Street, Freshford, Co. Kilkennyfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Urlingford Testing Service (Pierce Kavanagh)||Church View, Urlingford, Co. Kilkennyemail@example.com|
|Rolor Commercials||Slieverue, Co. Kilkennyfirstname.lastname@example.org|
List of Authorised Test Centres for Light Vehicles:
|Merriville Ltd. T/A Kilkenny Truck Centre||Freshford Road, Kilkenny||056-7722830||056 7722657|| |
|Freshford Garages Ltd.||Mill Street, Freshford, Co. Kilkenny||056-8832234||056 email@example.com|
|Urlingford Testing Service (Pierce Kavanagh||Church View, Urlingford, Co. Kilkenny||056-8831319||056 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Rolor Commercials||Slieverue, Co. Kilkenny||051-833380||051 email@example.com|
Please Contact the Test Centre beforehand to book your test and to ensure that they test your type of vehicle