Motor Tax Office

Monday - Thursday 10am - 1pm;
Friday 10am - 1pm & 2pm - 3pm.                          

The contact number for Motor Tax is 043 334 3401.

Monday - Friday 10am - 1pm & 2pm - 4pm. 

The contact number for the Cash Desk is  043 334 3394. 

Motor Tax and Cash Desk queries will be taken by phone on the above numbers or by email at

Longford County Council is requesting the public to use the online service as the preferred means of renewing your Motor Tax during the current crisis. Your PIN for this service is the last 6 digits on the top right corner of your Vehicle Registration Cert (logbook).

Postal service continues to operate at Motor Tax Offices, Camlin Court, Great Water Street, Longford.

All Motor tax information including forms, rates and paying online is available from:

Driving Licences

National Driver Licence Service or NDLS, is the name given to the new, dedicated service which will receive applications for learner permits and driver licences. Their office in Longford is located at Suite 3, Business Centre, Longford Shopping Centre, Longford Town. Further information is available at 

Motor Tax - New procedures for declaring a vehicle off the road.

Please see following page for further information on new changes: Declaring a Vehicle Temporarily Off The Road 

Motor Tax Rates

Rates of Duty on Motor Vechicles (effective from the 1st January 2021): Motor Tax Rates from 1st January 2021.pdf (size 171.1 KB)

Data Protection Statement


The Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport (DTTAS) in conjunction with Longford County Council process your personal data to assist the Council and the Department in managing and administering your application. We process this Personal Data under Article (6)(1)(e) of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), “it necessary for the performance of a task carried out in the public interest or in the exercise of official authority vested in the controller”. Further information on how Longford County Council process your personal data can be found on our Privacy Statement available on our website under Data Protection. Further information on how the Department process your personal data can be found on their privacy statement available on under Data Protection. Alternatively you can contact the Council’s Data Protection & Information Compliance Officer on 043 3344207 or email

Useful Phone Numbers & Websites

Driver Theory Tests Queries:
1890 606 106 / 


Driving Test Queries
Telephone: 1890 40 60 40 / Email: 

 Vehicle Registration Unit, Shannon      
Tel: 0818 411 412

Bookings: 1890 412 413

Enquiries: 1890 200 670


National Car Test (NCT)           

Vehicle Registration Booking: 

1890 927 787
Or by writing to: Vehicle Registration Tax Booking, Lake Drive 3026,
Citywest Business Campus, Naas Road, Dublin 24.

RSA - Road Safety Authority.

Automobile Association:

Tel: 01 6179988

Disabled Drivers Section - Monaghan

Tel: 047 82800