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NDLS Booking service

Using the booking system

To book an NDLS centre appointment you will need the following;

  • a valid Irish driver number OR valid PPS number
  • a valid email or mobile phone number to receive confirmation of your appointment.

Using those personal details, you will be presented with a list of available times so that you can book an appointment up to 6 weeks in advance. If you cannot find a suitable appointment, please check back as new appointments become available weekly. You will also be able to cancel and reschedule your online appointment here

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Attending your NDLS appointment

Please Note: If you are experiencing Covid-19 symptoms on the day of your appointment or at any point in the previous 14 days, you must not attend for your appointment. Please cancel your appointment

You are advised to attend no more than 5 minutes in advance of your appointed time. Note: NDLS can only accept debit/credit card payments, Google Pay/Apple Pay or Payzone vouchers. Unfortunately, we are unable to accept cash, cheques or postal order payments.

Please ensure that you have completed any Theory test, Driving test or Driver training if required in advance and that you bring all the required documentation with you to the NDLS centre when making your application.

For further information see Guidance Notes for Learner Permits here

For information on driving licences see Guidance Notes for Driving Licences here.

Click here for list of required documentation.