Driver Licences

Department/Agency

Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport

Key information

The number of current driving licences by type and licensing authority area.

Source

Department of Transport driving licence administrative records.

Scope

All licensed drivers.

Frequency

Annual

Reference period

31 December

Start date

1998

Timeliness

9 months after the end of the reference period

Classifications

  • Licensing authority
    All 29 licensing authorities. These correspond to the 34 administrative counties, except that Cork city and council are combined, Galway city and council are combined and the four councils of Dublin are combined.
  • Driving licence type
    Learner permit; Annual; Triennial; 10-year

Theme

Business Sectors - Transport

Page Created

2009-10-23

Page Modified

2017-07-04

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