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The Board of the National Transport Authority (NTA) have approved an increase in the maximum taxi fare by a weighted average of 12%, to take effect on 1st September 2022.

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Technical Guidelines New Taximeter Installer Technical Guidelines (applicable 1st September 2022)

Taxi Installer Information - 2020 Fare Increase

Section 39 (3) of the 2008 Legal Metrology Regulations states that all new tariff programs for taximeters must be verified by NSAI Legal Metrology before they can be installed in an operational taximeter. To this end, all Installers of taximeters who program or distribute programs must contact Legal Metrology at:

NSAI Legal Metrology

Poppintree Industrial Estate,

Ballymun, Dublin 11.

Tel: (01) 864 3848

Verification of Taximeters with 2022 Fare

The Legal Metrology Authorised Verifier, Applus Car Testing Ltd. will commence verification of taximeters capable of running the current fare and new 2022 fare from the 25th July nationwide. Schedule your appointment early as verification slots cannot be guaranteed closer to the 1st September 2022. On-line bookings can be made at