The Irish NCT is a compulsory vehicle inspection programme. The primary aim of this programme which falls under the directive 2009/40/EC, is to improve road safety and enhance environmental protection by reducing harmful vehicles emissions in Ireland.

Our NCT Service 

We provide an extremely comprehensive 30 point Pre-NCT Test which is priced at just €30 and furthermore, if you are happy to have us carry out any repairs identified as necessary, we will deduct that €30 from your bill. Listed here are the items checked in our NCT Preparation 30 Point check list.



  • Thread depth
  • Spare wheel
  • External carrier



  • Check all lights for correct operation & condition
  • Headlamp aim/ Alignment


  • Windscreen / wipers /washers (front & back)
  • Exhaust system (mountings, leaks)
  • Registration plates


  • Steering wheel play
  • Steering/Wheel Alignment
  • Linkages
  • Wheel bearing
  • Springs (front & rear)
  • Suspension front & rear (wish bone
    track control arm, ball joints, mounting bushes)
  • Shock absorbers (condition)
  • Steering fluid


  • Service brake pedal
  • Service brake operation
  • Hand brake
  • Mechanical components (hand brake lever, cables, linkages)
  • Wheel cylinders
  • Brake fluid


  • Seats / safety belts
  • Mirrors
  • Doors / locks / anti theft devices
  • Towing
  • General body work
  • Chassis
  • Underbody
  • Electrical system / transmission / fuel system


We are keen to QUOTE on any repairs required to successfully pass your test.


There is no advantage in delaying your NCT Based on your test due date, NCTS can issue your certificate up to 90 days early. So click below and book your NCT Test.  Where this happens the vehicle will receive a 2 year (or 1 year for 10 year old and older vehicles) certificate duration from the date it passes the test.

Click Here to BOOK your NCT test at the NCT Website. Call us Land Line: (047) 52214 or Mobile: 086 804 1597 to book some time with us.

About Us

Our services include Panel Beating, NCT Preparation, Wash & Pretest. We also provide sandblasting, diagnostic and valeting services. Give us a call today & we'll keep you on the road!

Get in Touch

+353 (047) 52214  
+ 353 86 804 1597

Cloncurrin, Clones, Co. Monaghan, Ireland