Test Information

All commercial vehicles are required by law to have an annual commercial vehicle test. At Dooley Motors we have a well equipped modern premises with one HGV and two LGV lanes

Frequently Asked Questions:

Q: Where is Dooley Motors Commercial Vehicle Test Centre?
A: We are conveniently situated at Sleaty Roundabout on the Portlaoise Road in Carlow town.

Q: When do I need to test my vehicle?
A: State Regulation requires a commercial vehicle to be tested once a year.

Q: What are Dooley Motors Commercial Vehicle Test Centre's opening hours?
A: We are open Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5.30pm. We are closed each day for lunch between 1pm and 2pm

Q: How much do vehicle tests cost?
A: Prices vary depending on the test and the vehicle.

Q: What happens if my vehicle fails the test?
A: A Re-Test must be carried out within 21 days of test and the vehicle must not have covered more than 4,000klm since the date of the original test. For Re-test prices please see the Price list.

Q: How do I make a booking?
A: You can book online, or you can contact us over the phone.