Motor Vehicle (Duties and Licences) Act 2003

Amendment of Part II of Schedule to Act of 1952.

5.—Part II of the Schedule (as amended by the Act of 2001) to the Act of 1952 is amended by substituting the following paragraph for paragraph 5:

“5. Where the applicant for a licence under section 1 of this Act satisfies the licensing authority that the vehicle in respect of which the licence is sought was constructed more than 30 years prior to the commencement of the period in respect of which the licence is sought the annual rate of duty shall, notwithstanding Part I of this Schedule, be—

(i) €18 where, apart from this paragraph, paragraph 1 of Part I of this Schedule would apply to the vehicle, and

(ii) €40 in respect of any other vehicle.”.