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Anybody wishing to apply for their first learner permit,must sit and pass a "driver theory test".Test was introduced in 2001,all canditates must complete and pass a test of their general knowledge on road safety.Test topics are as follows -

  • Good driving behaviour
  • Hazard awareness
  • Rules of the road .
  • Eco driving

The test is computer based.Cost--is 45euro

Booking a test:  The theory test is managed on behalf of the RSA by a test partner ,who are Prometric-ireland.

You can book on-line at www.theorytest.ie

By post-send your application form which you can download here (download a Postal application here) and your fee to

PO box 788 Togher Co.Cork.

Tests are held in over 41 test centres around the country,check on www.theorytest.ie to find your nearest centre.