Calculate VRT online or via Text.
Our VRT Estimation Report will estimate the VRT you will need to pay when importing a car to Ireland.
You provide the UK vehicle registration and we will provide a report detailing a VRT estimate for similar model and version of vehicle based on a best effort match of the vehicles in the revenue’s database.
VRT Online Calculator
VRT via Text:
Text VRT, followed by a space, then the registration number to 57252, e.g. VRT LL12NRN to 57252. Texts cost €2 , full details here
Example VRT Response:
How is VRT calculated?
There are 5 Revenue Vehicle Categories for VRT Purposes.
Revenue Category A – Passenger Vehicles.
Revenue Category B – Light Commercial Vehicles.
Revenue Category C – Heavy Commercial Vehicles.
Revenue Category D – VRT Exempt vehicles (incl. ambulances, fire engines).
Revenue Category M – Motor-cycles (incl. tri-cycles and quadricycles).
Revenue Category A vehicles are charged based on their CO2 emissions.
Revenue Category B vehicles are charged a flat rate of 13.3%.
Revenue Category C vehicles are charged €200.
Revenue Category D vehicles are charged a flat rate of 0%.
Revenue Category M vehicles are charged based on their engine capacity.