VRT & VAT Relief Rates

The maximum amount of VRT and VAT relief available under the Disabled Drivers and Disabled Passengers Scheme depends on:

  • Whether you are a disabled driver or passenger


  • How the car has been adapted

The maximum amounts are:

  • Disabled drivers: €10,000
  • Disabled passengers: €16,000
  • Specifically, adapted vehicles for drivers with severe disabilities: €16,000 (Specifically adapted vehicles are vehicles that need significant adaptations)
  • Extensively adapted vehicles for drivers and passengers: €22,000 (Extensively adapted vehicles are vehicles that need adaptations that cost more than the open market selling price of the vehicle being adapted)

Quick Guide to Making Claims for Relief Online