Updated on 4 April 2017 by Accountant

  1. Private Cars – Engine Size
  2. Private Cars – CO2 Emissions,
    Examples of cars – CO2 Emissions
  3. Goods Vehicles – Standard
  4. Goods Vehicles – Electrical
  5. Motorcycles
  6. Buses
  7. Other Vehicles
  8. Exempt Vehicles
  9. Motor Tax Offices in Ireland
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Private Cars – Engine Size

(rates for private cars registered before 1 July 2008)

Engine Size in cc Tax Annually
Vintage/Veteran Car €56
Electrical Car €120
Not over 1,000 €199
1,001 to 1,100 €299
1,101 to 1,200 €330
1,201 to 1,300 €358
1,301 to 1,400 €385
1,401 to 1,500 €413
1,501 to 1,600 €514
1,601 to 1,700 €544
1,701 to 1,800 €636
1,801 to 1,900 €673
1,901 to 2,000 €710
2,001 to 2,100 €906
2,101 to 2,200 €951
2,201 to 2,300 €994
2,301 to 2,400 €1,034
2,401 to 2,500 €1,080
2,501 to 2,600 €1,294
2,601 to 2,700 €1,345
2,701 to 2,800 €1,391
2,801 to 2,900 €1,443
2,901 to 3,000 €1,494
3,001 or more €1,809

Private Cars – CO2 Emissions

(rates for private cars registered on or after 1 July 2008)

Band CO2 emissions (gm per km) Tax Annually
A0 0 –  1 g/km €120
A1 2 – 80 g/km €170
A2 81 – 100 g/km €180
A3 101 – 110 g/km €190
A4 111 – 120 g/km €200
B1 121 – 130 g/km €270
B2 131 – 140 g/km €280
C 141 – 155 g/km €390
D 156 – 170 g/km €570
E 171 – 190 g/km €750
F 191 – 225 g/km €1,200
G more than 226 g/km €2,350

Goods Vehicles – Standard

Unladen Weight in Kilos Tax Annually
0 – 3000 €333
3001 – 4000 €420
4001 – 12000 €500
12001 – 99999 €900

Goods Vehicles – Electrical

Unladen Weight in Kilos Tax Annually
0 – 1500 €92
1501 – 3000 €333
3001 – 4000 €420
4001 – 8000 €500

Motorcycles

Engine Size in cc Tax Annually
Vintage/Veteran Motorcycle €26
Electrical Motorcycle €35
0 – 75 €49
76 – 200 €67
201 – 9999 €88

Buses

Number of Seats Tax Annually
0 – 20 €154
21 – 40 €202
41 – 9999 €403

Other Vehicles

Vehicle Annually
Trailer €0
Pedestrian Controlled Vehicle €88
Schoolbus, Taxi/Hackney €95
Agricultural Tractor/Excavator, Dumper, Forklift, Hearse, Island Vehicle, Motor Caravan, Trench Digger/Excavator €102
General Haulage Tractor, Mobile Machine €333
Off Road Dumper €885

Exempt Vehicles

Some examples of vehicles that are exempt from motor tax:

  • vehicles for the Disabled Drivers and Disabled Passengers,
  • vehicles not exceeding 400 kilograms in weight adapted  and used for invalids,
  • vehicles which are used exclusively for the transport of lifeboats and road construction machinery,
  • vehicles which are used exclusively for mountain and cave rescue purposes, for underwater search and recovery purposes,
  • refuse carts, sweeping machines or watering machines used exclusively for cleaning public streets and roads.

Source: www.motortax.ie