Motortax Renewal

The Motor Tax for our car will expire by the end of this month. I’ve received a reminder by email. It contained the PIN which is needed to renew the tax online. So I went to http://www.motortax.ie Monday morning to extend the motor tax for another year.

Does your car’s tax expire in the near future? Did you already receive the email with the PIN? Then all you will need to get this job done is the registration number, the PIN, the car insurance policy and your credit card. Let’s get started!

Go to Motor Tax Online and click on the icon that says MOTOR TAX which will lead you to the login screen. Enter your car’s registration number and the PIN and click on Log In. You will be guided through the six steps, which are:

Step 1 of 6: Vehicle Details Check the details of your car. Suppose they are all right, click on
YES>>

Step 2 of 6: Registered Owner Details In this step your details are listed (name, address, phone number and email). You can edit them if necessary. Then continue by clicking on
YES>>

Step 3 of 6: Insurance Details Now you will need to fill in the required information (name of the insurance company, expiry date, policy number) regarding your car insurance. All done? Then click on
Next>>

Step 4 of 6: Motor Tax Details this page contains data about the date on which your motor tax will expire and the date on  which the new task disc will commence on. Select to extend it for 3, 6, or 12 months. If you plan on driving your car for another year, and if you are able to do so, extend the tax for a whole year. This will save you quite a few euros. However, if you are planning on selling the car soon and/or trading it in for another one, you might want to extend it for a shorter period. As soon as you have made your preferred choice, click on
Continue to Payment>>

Step 5 of 6: Payment you will see the total amount to pay and then enter the details like credit card number, expiration date, security code, and cardholder name. Once you have filled in the information and you are okay to continue (immediate payment is required as soon as you will) click on
PAY NOW

Step 6 of 6: Transaction Complete you will see a Payment Confirmation page where the Transaction Reference Number, the Vehicle Registration Number, the New Taxation Period, the Transaction Date, the Total Amount, the Registered Owner, and the Address are listed. Click on Print this page to print and/or save the document.

Then click on Logout which will lead you to this page:

Logout Motor Tax.JPG

You will receive a confirmation by email shortly after and your new Motor Tax Disc should arrive by post within about a week. Ours arrived today.

Tax Disc

PS: Your disc won’t have the squared paper piece on it, of course 😉 That was put there to protect sensitive data.

About Carmen W. (Mirjam Fels)

I'm a help meet, homemaker, mom, and writer, born and raised in Germany, now living in the Sunny South East of Ireland. I’m writing for and about Christian women who want to know more about homemaking in light of God’s Word. Using my pen name, Mirjam Fels, I'm blogging about the Christian life, home education and writing.
This entry was posted in On Ireland's Roads and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.