List of Authorised Weighbridges within Co. Kerry

Appointed Weighbridges – Section of the Finance Excise Duties Vehicles (Amendment) Act, 1960 and Section 15(1) (a) of the Road Traffic Act, 1961
Licensing Authority – Kerry County Council
All weighing for Kerry Motor Taxation purposes must be carried out at a weighbridge approved and appointed by Kerry Motor Tax:
Authorised Weighbridges:

  • Ballyvirrane Waste Transfer Station, Ballyvirrane, Milltown.
  • Coolcaslagh Waste Transfer Station, Coolcaslagh, Killarney
  • Caherciveen Waste Transfer Station, Inchmactaige, Caherciveen
  • Kenmare Waste Transfer Station, Claddanure, Kenmare
  • Kellihers Agri Feeds, Ballymullen, Tralee.
  • JJ Walsh Scrap Metal ltd, Lixnaw, Tralee, Co. Kerry

Commercial (Goods) Vehicles must submit a valid weight docket from an authorised weighbridge issued within the past 3 working days when required as part of a motor tax application.
A valid weight docket is required:-

– If the unladen weight of the vehicle is greater than or equal to 1524 kgs OR
– If there is no weight for the vehicle recorded on the Motor Tax National Vehicle Driver System(NVDF) OR
– A change in the weight of the vehicle since first registration of the vehicle.
– Any queries in relation to the requirement for a weight docket can be made to your local Motor Tax Office.
– Any fee for weighing is payable to the weighbridge operator by the registered owner of the vehicle.

Contact Us
Motor Tax Office,
Kerry County Council Offices,
Princes Quay,
Co. Kerry
Tel: 066/7122300
Fax: 066/7122595