Louth Motor Taxation Offices

Due to Level 5 Restrictions Louth Motor Tax will be closed to the public

Customers can complete their application online at www.motortax.ie 

Any transactions that cannot be completed online can be posted to:

Louth Motor Tax, Millennium Centre, St Alphonsus Road, Dundalk, Co Louth 

Motor Tax queries can be emailed to motortax@louthcoco.ie or call 042 93 24294

Driving licences are now dealt with by the National Driver Licence Service.

Their contact details are 0761 087880, email address info@ndls.ie or log on to www.ndls.ie for more information.

We accept most major Credit Cards and Laser Cards EXCEPT AMERICAN EXPRESS. We also accept postal orders and cheques which must be made payable to "Louth County Council." Please do not send cash through the post.

It is now possible to renew your Motor Tax 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at www.motortax.ie or www.motarchain.ie (as gaeilge)


County Hall, St Alphonsus Road, Dundalk


Civic Offices, Fair St, Drogheda


Locall 1890 202303

T +353 42 9335457

Opening Hours

Dundalk - Currently closed due to Level 5 Restrictions 

Drogheda – Currently closed due to Level 5 Restrictions

An Express Post Service is available in the County Hall.  The Post Box is situated beside the main entrance hall. Customers should ensure that all envelopes are properly sealed and fully inserted in the Post Box.

Should an application form be required which is not available on this Website, please contact us by phone or by e-mail, as detailed above and one will immediately be sent to you by post.

Application forms are also available from Customer Services in County Hall, Dundalk and Customer Services, Civic Offices, Drogheda. Forms are also available in each of the Branch Libraries in the county and in your local Garda Stations throughout the County.