Transport Grants

Fuel efficient, low CO2 emission cars mean lower car tax and VRT for you, and grants are available to purchase hybrid/electric vehicles.



   Transport Grants








Electric Vehicle Grant Scheme

Grants to buy Battery Electric Vehicles (BEV), Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles (PHEV)


Up to 5,000


  Transport Incentives


Revenue Commissioners:



Cycle to Work Grant Scheme

Employers can pay for bicycles & equipment for their employees. Employees then pay back through a salary sacrifice arrangement of up to 12 months. Employees are not liable for tax, PRSI or the Universal Social Charge on their repayments.

1,000 Purchase Limit

TaxSaver Commuter Ticket Scheme

This tax incentive allows an employer to incur the expense of providing an employee with a monthly or annual bus/rail pass, without the employee being liable for benefit-in-kind taxation.


VRT Relief on BEVs & PHEVs

VRT relief of up to €5,000 for a BEV & €2,500 for a PHEV.

Up to 5,000

Department of Transport, Tourism & Sport:



Lower Motor Tax on Low CO2 Emissions Vehicles

Motor tax charges are determined on the basis of CO2 emission bands with lower emissions resulting in lower charges.

From 120.00

Toyota Prius