A minimum of three un-expired whole calendar months must be left on the tax disc when surrendered.
It is important to note that an applicant must surrender the relevant tax disc & documents immediately as refunds are generally calculated from the first of the month following the surrender of the disc.
Refunds of motor tax are payable only in the following circumstances:
Applying for a refund:
Refunds in respect of passenger cars/commercial vehicles up to 3,500 kg design gross vehicle weight, including vehicles which are the subject of the new vehicle scrappage scheme, are subject to compliance with the End of life Vehicles (ELV) regulations. Customers whould bring their vehicle to an Authorised Treatment Facility (ATF) for destruction. (see list below). The ATF will issue a certificate of destruction (COD) for the vehicle and send the details to the Vehicle Registration Unit for updating on the National vehicle records database. The record will then be permanently "Locked down".
Authorised Treatment Facility Centres (ATFs)
|Raymond McDaid||St. Johnston||074-9148211|
|Dungloe Car Breakers||Meenmore, Dungloe||0876167807/074-9521367|
|Green Vehicle Recycling Ltd||Bonagee, Letterkenny||
|Charlie McLaughlin||Riverstown, Tooban, Burnfoot||074-9360354|
|Kevin Harrold Contracts Ltd||Glenfin Road, Ballybofey||074-9130474|
|John Furey Jnr||Kilraine, Glenties||086 3021312|
|Letterkenny Skip Hire||Ballyraine, Letterkenny||074-9164044|
|Daniel Lynch||Umrican, Buncrana||086 02758801|