Buying or selling a vehicle

Buying a new car
There are a number of public services associated with buying a new car. What should you know about tax, insurance and registering your new car?

Buying a used car
As cars decline in value over time buying a used car is sometimes a good option when searching for a vehicle. This document tells you what you need to know before you buy a second hand car.
This document is in: Consumer Affairs > Motoring

Change of vehicle ownership
If you sell your car, the Driver and Vehicle Computer Services Division of the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport must be informed.

Importing a vehicle into Ireland
Find out how to import your car and other motor vehicles into Ireland.
This document is in: Moving Country > Moving to Ireland > Coming to live in Ireland

Consumer guide to buying a new car
A new car can be a big investment. Description of the legal requirements when buying a new car and information on the various finance options.
This document is in: Consumer Affairs > Motoring

Renting a Car
Normally consumers have no problems renting vehicles but there are ways to minimise any risk of car hire problems, these are described here.
This document is in: Consumer Affairs > Motoring

How to dispose of an end-of-life vehicle
An end-of-life vehicle is a car or small van which is to be scrapped. Find out what you must do if want to dispose of one.