Buying a car from the UK during the Covid-19 outbreak

Update – 11th of April 2020 – COVID 19 restrictions to be extended As the UK and Ireland move to extend Covid-19 restrictions please be advised that all UK garages will remain closed until further notice for at least another 3 weeks. While its possible for us to take a deposit on a vehicle we […]
By Richard Smith

New Nitrogen Oxide Levy on 1st January 2020

Following budget 2020 the dept of finance will introduce a nitrogen oxide (NOx) levy on all vehicles on first registration in Ireland. All new and used vehicles registered for the first time on Irish plates will be subject to a maximum tax of €600 on petrol vehicles and €4,850 on diesel vehicles. The specific amount […]
By Richard Smith

A ‘no-deal’ Brexit and the Irish car market

Update – 31st January 2020 – UK officially leaves the EU Symbolic and legal point of no return as the UK officially leaves the UK at 11 GMT tonight. In practice little changes until the 1st of Jan 2021 when the transition period ends. Of course this deadline, like all to-date, may not survive to […]
By Richard Smith