Apply for an International Authorisation

Please note that all applications for an Authorisation must be forwarded to all other jurisdictions for approval. To make a complete and valid application for an Authorisation you must supply the following:

  • A completed application form, signed and dated;
  • The appropriate fees (see fee structure below);
  • Timetable;
  • Drivers rota;
  • Fare structure – fares must be given in Euros and currency for all other countries;
  • Copy of Valid Community Licence;
  • Copy of Valid Tax Clearance Certificate;
  • A complete map of the proposed route; and
  • Maps clearly showing each individual stop.

If your proposed Authorisation includes pick-up and set down of passengers solely within the Republic of Ireland, a National Licence may be required in addition to the Authorisation.

Fees for new application:

  • €35.55 (Application fee – to be submitted with new application)

Outstanding fees required for issue of Authorisation (i.e. not at application stage)

  • €10.16 – grant of Authorisation
  • €16.51 per year of validity or part thereof (maximum 5 years = €82.55)
  • €2.54 per Certified True Copy required – a Certified True Copy must be carried on board each vehicle.