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Have Your Say – Reminder

Public Consultations commenced on 25th of April 2022 in relation to proposed Maximum Taxi Fares; and a proposed cashless payment facility regulation for all taxis. Submissions to the consultation can be made by clicking here. The final date to make your submission is noon on Friday 27th of May 2022.

NTA Launches Bike Week Programme

The National Transport Authority, (NTA) has today announced details of Bike Week 2022 that runs from Saturday May 14 to Sunday May 22. Bike Week is annual celebration, but there’s never been a better year for cycling with a record €289m earmarked by the Government for investment in active travel infrastructure. There will be over...

Public Transport Costs to Be Cut in Half for Students and Young Adults From Monday

Minister for Transport Eamon Ryan and the NTA have today launched the 50% public transport fare reduction for young people. The half-price fares take effect tomorrow (Monday 9th May). The new low fares apply to all subsidised public transport journeys on Dublin Bus, Iarnród Éireann, Bus Éireann, Luas, Go-Ahead Ireland and TFI Local Link. All...

Public Transport Fares in Dublin to Fall by 20% From Monday

Minister for Transport Eamon Ryan and the National Transport Authority (NTA) have today launched the 20% fare reduction for public transport services in the Greater Dublin Area. The 20% fare reductions take effect Monday next, 9th May and will remain in place until the end of the year. Fares on all subsidised services in the...

Connecting Ireland Rural Mobility Plan – Public Consultation Report

The NTA published the Connecting Ireland Consultation Report on Tuesday 3rd May, the public consultation ran from October to December 2021, for further details of what people’s responses were, read the report at the link below.

SPSV Licence Renewal Reminder

SPSV Licence Renewal Reminder – Starting the Process Early does not Impact the Licence Validity Period   If your SPSV licence is due to expire in the coming months, NTA recommends that you begin the renewal process as soon as possible to avoid delays during a very busy summer in the inspection centres. You can...

Smarter Travel Awards 2022 – Winners announced

The winners of the annual Smarter Travel Awards were announced at an event at the Lighthouse Cinema, Dublin on Thursday April 28th. Partners of the Smarter Travel Workplaces and Smarter Travel Campus programme from around the country submitted projects that encourage sustainable and active travel modes on the commute and beyond. Anne Graham, Chief Executive...

Introduction of Reduced Late Renewal Fees from 1 July 2022

Introduction of Reduced Late Renewal Fees from 1 July 2022   NTA first implemented the waiver on late renewal fees at the start of the Covid-19 pandemic to assist the SPSV industry. Last year NTA introduced emergency regulations which extended that waiver to 30 June 2022. After this date, licence holders will again have to...

Additional Rail Proposals in Revised Limerick Shannon Transport Strategy

New proposals for investment in rail have been included in the revised draft Limerick Shannon Metropolitan Area Transport Strategy (LSMATS) published today by the National Transport Authority. Among the rail proposals are: Additional stations at Moyross and Ballysimon (including Park and Ride); More frequent train services on the Ennis line and on the Ballybrophy line;...