RTOL Links



You can access information on a number of organisations and bodies related to the transport sector at the links below.

Government Departments and Agencies

National Transport Authority     www.nationaltransport.ie  
Small public service vehicle sector (i.e. taxis, hackneys and limousines) and licensing of bus routes

Road Safety Authority       www.rsa.ie
Road transport operator enforcement, digital tachograph and drivers’ hours regulations, vehicle testing and standards, vehicle type approval, driver testing, road safety information

Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport       www.cilt.ie
Courses and examinations leading to the Certificate of Professional Competence in Road Haulage or Road Passenger Transport

Health and Safety Authority     www.hsa.ie
Transport of dangerous goods by road (ADR)

Driver and Vehicle Computer Services Division (Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport)
Registration of ownership of vehicles and motor tax     https://motortax.ie

An Garda Síochána      www.garda.ie
Large Public Service Vehicle Licences – Carriage Office, Santry, Dublin 9 Tel. 01 666 4115/-4116/-4117/-4118
Enforcement of road traffic regulations – Traffic Department, Dublin Castle, Dublin 2 Tel. 01 666 9800


EU and UK Agencies

Driver and Vehicle Licensing Northern Ireland      
Operator licensing in Northern Ireland    https://www.nidirect.gov.uk/articles/goods-vehicle-operator-licensing

Vehicle and Operator Services Agency (VOSA)     www.dft.gov.uk/vosa
Roadworthiness standards of vehicles and compliance of operators and drivers  in the UK

European Union Transport Web Page                   http://europa.eu/pol/trans/
EU web resource with links to transport policies, legislation and organisations

International Road Transport Union                      www.iru.org
Federation of national transport associations of bus, coach, taxi and truck operators worldwide

International Transport Forum        www.internationaltransportforum.org
Intergovernmental transport organisation under the OECD with 54 member countries

Private Sector Organisations

Irish Road Haulage Association        www.irha.ie
Representative body for the road haulage industry

Freight Transport Association Ireland    www.ftai.ie
Representative body for the road haulage industry

Irish International Freight Association   www.iifa.ie
Representative body for freight forwarding

Private Coach Bus Owners Alliance       www.pcboa.ie
Representative body for the road passenger transport  industry

Coach Tourism & Transport Council of Ireland     www.cttc.ie
Representative body for the road passenger transport industry