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As of April 2001 a Driving Theory Test must be passed before a person can obtain their first learner driver permit.
The test is conducted on a computer monitor where 40 multi-choice questions are selected at random from a bank of over 1200 questions 35 must be answered correctly to achieve a pass.
The Irish Theory Test can be arranged by phoning any of the following numbers:
1890 606 106 English speaking, 1890 606 806 Irish speaking and 1890 616 216 (Text Phone) to
arrange Driver Theory Test.
Visit Driver Theory Test website
Application forms can be obtained by telephoning the DTT booking help line, at the DTT test centre, driving test centers and Motor Taxation Offices. Or Download the form from:
Apply for Driving Theory Test online
When booking your theory test, you will need your PPS Number.
The driving test will take approximately 30 to 40 minutes to complete. You will be given clear instructions throughout the test, if you don’t hear correctly or understand something, ask the examiner to repeat it, always be 100% clear on what you have to do. Do not panic if you make a mistake, don’t throw in the towel during the test.
It may not be as serious as you think and it may not mean you have failed the test.
The Big Day
The Oral Test Section of the test
While the test begins with a check of your provisional licence and it’s validity, then a brief assessment on your knowledge of the rules of the road. Motor way speeds etc
Traffic Signals, Road Signs. Understanding of speed limits and where, when you can and cannot cross lines.
Afterwards, you proceed to the vehicle with the examiner they will ask you to test your indicators & brake lights and they will check for valid tax and insurance.
Under the Bonnet Section of your test
This section you will be asked to lift the bonnet and show the instructor where the following are located
Know these: Engine Coolant, Engine Oil, Dipstick, Power Steering Fluid, Window Washer Vessel, and Brake Fluid
In the test car
You could be asked to show the following auxiliary vehicle controls in the cockpit.