Motor Tax

Since Monday 13th July 2015 full over the counter motor taxation services are no longer available in our Merchant's Quay office. Only support for the online motor tax service will be provided by Customer Services in Merchant's Quay between 9am-5pm Monday to Friday. This means that a taxation disc will issue by post within 3 - 5 working days to the vehicle owner's address. Tax discs will no longer be available in this office.

Pay your Motor Tax online

You can download forms and pay your motor tax online at

Are you looking to renew your motor tax but lost your pin or didn't get a reminder in the post?

  • Log on to
  • Input your vehicle registration number in the box provided
  • Click on PIN Retrieval Option
  • Follow the online instructions

Statutory Off the Road Declaration

It is now possible for vehicle owners to process a Statutory Off the Road Declaration on-line. Go to the section ' Declaring a Vehicle Temporarily Off The Road' on the bottom of the homepage of

The PIN issued with the renewal notice enables the online transaction. If you do not have a PIN number, follow the instructions detailed above.

Motor Tax Section

Address: Motor Tax Office, Limerick City and County Council, Dooradoyle Road, Dooradoyle, Limerick
Phone: +353 61 556500
Fax: +353 61  496013 
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 9.15am - 4pm. Open during lunch hours.

Please note: Over the counter motor taxation services are no longer provided at Merchants Quay, Limerick since Friday, 10th July 2015 @ 4pm.

Support to use the online service is provided in Merchant’s Quay. Customers can avail of the postal service by sending their applications to the Motor Tax Department, Council Buildings, Dooradoyle, Limerick. 

Full motor tax services are available at:

  • Council Buildings, Dooradoyle - 9.15am to 4pm
  • Newcastle West Area Office - 9.15am to 4pm

Driving Licences

If you have any queries regarding a driving licence please contact the National Driver Licence Service Customer Services Desk on 0761 087 880 or visit

This service is provided by

Motor Tax Office

Phone +353 61 556500
Motor Tax Office, Limerick City and County Council, Dooradoyle Road, Dooradoyle, Limerick, V94 WV78