Test Information

All commercial vehicles are required by law to have an annual commercial vehicle test.

At Riverstick Motors we have well equipped modern premises with both HGV and LGV lanes.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Q: Where is the Test Centre?
A: Take the main Cork Airport to Kinsale road. We' re located 10 minutes from the airport roundabout in the village of Riverstick.

Q: What are the opening hours?
A: We are open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5.30pm. We are closed each day for lunch between 1pm and 1.30pm

Q: How often do I need to test my vehicle?
A: It is mandatory to test your goods vehicle yearly after its initial registration.

Q: How much do vehicle tests cost?
A: Prices vary depending on the test and the vehicle. Our prices are available on the "Services" page. Payment can be made by credit and debit cards and cash. We do not accept cheques.

Q: What happens if my vehicle fails the test?
A: If your vehicle fails, our testers will issue you with a 'test report'. Then you have 21 days or 4000km (which ever comes first) to rectify the errors and have a retest. The cost of the test is 50% of the original price, however if you fail to present your vehicle within the time limit, the full price will be charged.

Q: How do I make a booking?
A: You can contact us over the phone at 021 4771362

Q: What is required for the Commercial Vehicle Test?
A: 1. All we now require is the Driving Licence of the person presenting the vehicle. 2. The appropriate Fee.