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I bought a Japanese automobile, but the person who brought it to Ireland didn't register it when he imported it here. Now I discover that over 6k is owed in penalties... What can I do?
Filed under importing - Asked by Darren Curneen (Dublin) - Thu, 10 May 2018 19:21
How much to import a 2010 Mazda CX-7?
Filed under importing - Asked by Eamon Rice (Monaghan) - Fri, 04 May 2018 01:11
Is "Customs Duty" on a non-EU import (e.g. a automobile from Japan) included in the figure got from the VRT calculator, or is it an additional charge?
Filed under importing - Asked by Enoch Soames (Bray) - Tue, 08 May 2018 18:43
I am thinking of buying a UK automobile, but driving it in the UK for six months. Am I right to think VRT is only payable on entry to Ireland and what are the main documents you require for importation? Also I presume the VRT is calculated on the vehicle age and mileage entering Ireland?
Filed under importing - Asked by William Neale (Malahide) - Sun, 01 Apr 2018 15:48
I'd like to live in Ireland and have a Honda Insight Hybrid to import. What will be the cost of import and road tax? I have the automobile more one year.
Thank you, Jan
Filed under importing - Asked by Jan Beerens (The Netherlands) - Sun, 28 Jan 2018 17:58
I reside in Ireland. If I buy a automobile with Nothern Ireland registation, what do I have to do to change it to Irish and how much would it cost me?
Filed under importing - Asked by Olga Kulikova (Waterford) - Thu, 07 Mar 2013 16:30
I'm interested in a new Dacia Duster, but petrol not diesel. Dacia Ireland doesn't offer the petrol model, so I'm contemplating a new UK petrol Duster imported by me. I'm aware of the import process, but are there any likely problems? I'm especially thinking about insurance issues if it's a model not routinely sold in Ireland and also the VRT valuation process for a model not usually available here.
Any thoughts, please?
Filed under importing - Asked by Paul Marsden (Mohill) - Wed, 11 Oct 2017 17:10
I'm thinking of purchasing a automobile in Northern Ireland and then importing it to the south. I understand about the VRT procedure, but can you explain what the story with paying the VAT is? When? Where? Etc.
Filed under importing - Asked by AnnMarie Tunney (Galway) - Thu, 19 Sep 2013 10:57
We are moving to Ballyshannon and bringing our English registered automobile with us; what do we have to do by law?
Filed under importing - Asked by Karen MURPHY (COVENTRY) - Sun, 29 Sep 2013 14:53
I bought an electric automobile (a Renault Zoe) from Charles Hurst in Belfast, but I am finding it difficult to be sure of the paperwork to be presented at a VRT centre in Ireland.
Is there a number I can ring? Revenue only seem to have answering machines. Do you know if I should fill out the V5 form (red and blue form given by dealer) and send part of it away? On the form it says to send it to Swansea, but is that not just for people in the UK? Also as I have bought a second hand electric automobile, I do not have to pay VRT, but do I need an official letter confirming this before I go to aVRT appointment?
Any advice would be very helpful.
Filed under importing - Asked by Meabh Durand (Sautomobileriff, Co Clare) - Wed, 17 May 2017 20:01