Unfortunately, the Embassy is unable to replace a German drivers licence.
If you still have a registered residence in Germany, you may apply at the at the respective drivers licence office in Germany. If you don’t have a registered residence anymore, the office in Germany usually won’t take your application according to our experience. In that case, you need to apply for a new licence at the Irish National Drivers Licence Service (NDLS). You can find details about the application process under
More information and table of the routes affected by the ban / Weitere Hinweise und Tabelle der Verbotsstrecken finden Sie hier.
Environmental Zones are designated by the sign 'Umweltzone', and can only be entered by vehicles meeting the standards of Pollutant Classes 2 to 4 according to EU exhaust standards. Drivers entering such a zone will be required to carry a low-emission sticker.