Dublin Tunnel Commercials Ltd.

Heli Centre, Airport Business Park, Old Swords Road, Cloghran, Co. Dublin, Ireland

email: bookings@dtcommercials.ie
website: www.dtcommercials.ie
tel: 01 808 0924
fax: 01 808 0940

Tests available:

Dublin Tunnel Commercials is situated in North Dublin, only minutes from Dublin Airport and the M1 and M50 motorways.

Dublin Tunnel Commercials Ltd. (formerly Drumcondra Auto Repairs) is a renowned specialist in all aspects of commercial vehicle maintenance. Operating from a prime location close to the Port Tunnel, it is effectively a one-stop shop to hauliers and all commercial vehicle users, providing a full range of services including bodywork and painting, breakdown, safety checks, tachograph calibrations and D.O.E. testing.


ALSO OPEN SATURDAY'S 8am - 12:30pm .

Dublin Tunnel Commercials Test Centre offers a full range of HGV (Heavy Goods Vehicle) and LGV (Light Goods Vehicle) testing.

Services Provided

  • 2 lane HQV test centre.
  • 2 lane LGV test centre
  • Full tachograph calibration and installation service
  • Speed limiter calibration fitting
  • Multi brand diagnostic service
  • 4 fully equipped service vans
  • HGV and LGV 24 hour towing service
  • Full commercial vehicle tyre service including 24 hour callout
  • In house tail lift repairs and service vans
  • Trailer repair service vans

Body Shop

  • Repairs of any size vehicle from cars, LCV's to HGV's.
  • No repair is too small or too big
  • We only employ highly trained technicians
  • The latest realignment equipment and recognised repair procedures.
  • Vehicles are restored to the manufacturer's strict tolerances.
  • You get a competitive and realistic estimate.
  • All repairs are given a thorough quality inspection to ensure that they are to the highest standard.
  • Vehicles go through rigid preparation prior to priming and colour coating in our commercial spraybooth and oven.
  • The very latest refinishing materials are used ie advanced 2 pack primers and colour coats,
  • Time off the road for annual repaints is now a thing of the past.
  • Our extensive library of paints ensures a high level of colour accuracy.
  • Our low bake commercial oven ensures your vehicles are returned quickly with a hard baked, durable high gloss paint finish.

Test Prices

Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGV) Test Price Retest Price
Vehicles 3.5 tonnes - 7.5 tonnes€94.52 
7.5 Tonnes (2 Axles)€118.16 
7.5 Tonnes (3 Axles)€147.67 
7.5 Tonnes (4 or more Axles)€165.38 
Trailers / Semi-Trailers (in excess of 3.5 tonnes)€106.30 
Safe Load Pass€120.00 
Tachograph Calibration (2 years)€130.00 
All of the above prices are subject to VAT
Click here to view the requirements for your test.

All commercial vehicles are required by law to have an annual commercial vehicle test. At Dublin Tunnel Commercials Ltd we have well equipped modern premises with 2 LGV and 3 HGV lanes.


Q: Where is Dublin Tunnel Commercials Ltd. Centre?
A: Dublin Tunnel Commercials is situated in North Dublin, opposite Kealy's pub, only minutes from Dublin Airport and the M1 and M50 motorways..

Q: When do I need to test my vehicle?
A: State Regulation requires a commercial vehicle to be tested once a year..

Q: What are Dublin Tunnel Commercials Ltd. opening hours?
A: We are open Monday to Friday, 7.30am to 5pm.
Saturday's 8am-12pm.

Q: How much do vehicle tests cost?
A: Prices vary depending on the test and the vehicle..

Q: What happens if my vehicle fails the test?
A: If your vehicle fails, our CVR testers will issue you with a 'fail report'. Then you have 21 days or 4000km (which ever comes first) to rectify the errors and have a retest..

Q: How do I make a booking?
A: You can book online, www.dtcommercials.ie or you can contact us over the phone..

Map & contacts

Dublin Tunnel Commercials is situated in North Dublin, only minutes from Dublin Airport and the M1 and M50 motorways.

Phone +353 (0)1 8080 924 / 5

Fax +353 (0)1 8080 940

Email bookings@dtcommercials.ie