Less Than 50% Driving Test Success Rate In Co. Tipp


Less than half of those who sat their Driving Test in centres in Tipperary were successful according to figures released by the Road Safety Authority.

In North Tipperary 49.4% passed their Driving Test in Nenagh and 48% passed in Thurles. The Driving Test Centre in Birr, which serves Roscrea and its hinterland, saw 53% of candidates granted their Full Driving Licence.

Clonmel recorded a 53% Pass rate, while the Centre in Tipperary Town saw 46.2% of driving test candidates pass the test.

The two Centres in Kilkenny recorded slightly better Pass results at 50.7% and 54.9%.

The highest Pass Rate in the country was logged in Skibbereen in Cork where 73.2% passed their Driving Test, while the lowest rate was in Charlestown in North Dublin at 38.2%.

The Road Safety Authority operates 60 test centres across the country. The data relates to the first ten months of 2023.