Colm Burns Commercials Ltd is an approved HGV and LGV vehicle test centre. We are part of the VTN network and provide the full range of tests in our modern premises on the Dublin Road, Sligo.
Our online booking system makes it easy to book a test. Full information about the test requirements are provided on this website and you can also use our interactive map to locate us.
Colm Burns Commercials offers a full range of Heavy goods vehicle testing and Light goods vehicle testing.
|Light Goods Vehicles (LGV)||Test Price||Retest Price|
|3.5 tonnes or less||€70.86||€35.43|
|Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGV)||Test Price||Retest Price|
|Trailers/Semi - Trailers (in excess of 3.5 tonnes)||€106.30||€53.15|
|Vehicles 3.5 tonnes - 7.5 tonnes||€94.52||€47.26|
|7.5 Tonnes (2 Axles)||€118.16||€59.08|
|7.5 Tonnes (3 Axles)||€147.67||€73.83|
|7.5 Tonnes (4 or more Axles)||€165.38||€82.69|
|Tachograph Calibration (2 years)||€130.00||€0.00|
|Tachograph Calibration (6 Years)||€175.00||€0.00|
All commercial vehicles are required by law to have an annual commercial vehicle test.
At Colm Burns Commercials we have a well equipped modern premises with one LGV and one HGV lane.
Q: Where is Colm Burns Commercials?
A: We are conveniently located on the Dublin Road at Ballisodare, Sligo.
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 Colm Burns Commercials's opening hours?
A: We are open Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5.30pm. We are closed each day for lunch between 1pm and 2pm.
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 mechanics 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. The cost of the test is halved, however if you fail to retest within the time lim.
Q: How do I make a booking?
A: You can book online or you can contact us over the phone..
You can zoom in on the map above to find our exact location