Bulletin of Vehicle and Driver Statistics

Thursday 19 July 2018

The Department of Transport Tourism and Sport has today published its annual Bulletin of Vehicle and Driver Statistics.

The bulletin is the result of a broad analysis of the national vehicle fleet and contains statistical tables covering:

  • The size, composition, age and fuel type of vehicles;
  • Details on the first licensing of new and imported used vehicles;
  • The number of current driving licenses in each local authority;

Some Key Statistics:

Minister Ross confirms details of Electric Vehicle Tolling Scheme

Minister Ross confirms details of Electric Vehicle Tolling Scheme
 The Electric Vehicle Tolling Scheme is open today for applications (see for details);
 EV owners can avail of toll discounts from 01 July 2018.
The Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross TD, has today confirmed details of a new tolling incentive for electric vehicles (EVs). The scheme, which will bring a discount in toll fares to EV drivers, will now come in to effect from 01 July 2018.

Border Crossings Report 2018

The Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport has been working with the Department for Infrastructure in Northern Ireland to determine and agree on public road border crossings on the island of Ireland. This work commenced in Autumn 2017 and the Report is now attached in both low and high resolution versions. The 'crossings point data' set associated with this Report is available in the attached Zip file. The Zip file contains two datasets - Border Crossing Points and Border Crossing Lines. 


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