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?

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, and if you are liable to pay Vehicle Registration Tax (VRT).
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How to dispose of an end-of-life vehicle
An end-of-life vehicle is a car or light vehicle that is ready to go to the scrapyard. There are laws in place to stop ELVs from creating an environmental hazzard, and to promote recycling.