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# national-car-test - Saturday 13 August, 2022

Revealed: The makes, models and test centres with the highest (and lowest) NCT pass rates
# National Car Test
# National Car Test

Revealed: The makes, models and test centres with the highest (and lowest) NCT pass rates

Aug 13th 2022, 6:45 AM 67,603 Views 55 Comments

Three of the top four cars are SUVs.

# national-car-test - Wednesday 30 March, 2022

'No appointment til August': Wait time for NCT is now stretching into the summer
# Road Rage
# Road Rage

'No appointment til August': Wait time for NCT is now stretching into the summer

Mar 30th 2022, 12:05 AM 53,154 Views 53 Comments
  • In January and February alone this year there were 36,000 test appointment cancellations.
  • Speaking to The Journal, Labour TD Duncan Smith described the delays as "unacceptable".

# national-car-test - Friday 19 June, 2020

'We've been thrown to the lions': Taxi drivers could be off the road for weeks due to NCT delays
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

'We've been thrown to the lions': Taxi drivers could be off the road for weeks due to NCT delays

Jun 19th 2020, 12:05 AM 41,337 Views 45 Comments

Some drivers can’t get NCT appointments before their taxi licence expires.

# national-car-test - Monday 15 October, 2018

NCT contract worth €650 million up for grabs for ten years to 2030
# Testing Times
# Testing Times

NCT contract worth €650 million up for grabs for ten years to 2030

Oct 15th 2018, 12:05 AM 28,249 Views 40 Comments

Applus, the company which currently operates the test, made €6.5 million in profit last year, down 20% from 2016.

# national-car-test - Monday 17 October, 2016

Dear Driver: How can I tell when my car is due its NCT?
# Dear Driver
# Dear Driver

Dear Driver: How can I tell when my car is due its NCT?

Oct 17th 2016, 12:35 PM 43,418 Views 0 Comments

Got a motoring question or looking for some advice? We’re here to help.

# national-car-test - Monday 11 July, 2016

How to get your car to pass the NCT
# Nct
# Nct

How to get your car to pass the NCT

Jul 11th 2016, 12:31 PM 12,097 Views 1 Comment

Do you know that half of all motors failed the test last year? Don’t be one of those…

# national-car-test - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

New computer system to slash €32m a year in red tape for Irish businesses - Varadkar
# Red Tape
# Red Tape

New computer system to slash €32m a year in red tape for Irish businesses - Varadkar

Jan 23rd 2013, 8:48 AM 5,294 Views 26 Comments

More than 300,000 Irish businesses and sole traders will see the cost of compliance with transport regulation cut when new computer systems go live later this year, said the Minister.

# national-car-test - Friday 27 April, 2012

Ivor Callely fined €150 for not displaying an NCT disc
# Courts
# Courts

Ivor Callely fined €150 for not displaying an NCT disc

Apr 27th 2012, 5:21 PM 6,189 Views 46 Comments

The former Fianna Fáil politician appeared in Dublin District Court this afternoon and was given two months to pay the fine.

# national-car-test - Saturday 18 February, 2012

Varadkar: Eight NCT staff sacked since Prime Time exposé
# Nct
# Nct

Varadkar: Eight NCT staff sacked since Prime Time exposé

Feb 18th 2012, 5:03 PM 8,251 Views 26 Comments

Leo Varadkar says three staff were sacked as a result of RTÉ’s show, while another five members have since been dismissed.

# national-car-test - Thursday 19 May, 2011

Three sacked over NCT revelations
# Nct
# Nct

Three sacked over NCT revelations

May 19th 2011, 12:42 PM 1,139 Views 0 Comments

NCTS takes action following accusations that vehicle inspectors passed cars in return for bribes.