Exporting A Car From Northern Ireland To ROI

Located just off the main A1 motorway, 12 minutes from the Newry/Dundalk border, CR Morrow is a first choice for many customers visiting from the Republic of Ireland.

Since opening our doors in 1952, we’ve grown from a small family business into a multi-franchise dealership, working hard to always give the best service and choice to our customers. We know purchasing a car is an important decision that’s why our expert team are here to help with the necessary VRT process and paperwork ensuring that your purchase is simple and straightforward.

Plus, if you’re travelling by bus or train to Newry, we’ll pick you up and bring you to our showroom upon request. 

Approx Travel Times:

23mins from Dundalk, 40mins from Drogheda, 50mins from Monaghan, 1hr 20mins from Dublin

Frequently Asked Questions About Exporting A Car:


See below for some of our most commonly asked questions. If your query isn't covered, please contact us.

Vehicle Registration Tax or VRT is a tax you must pay when you first register a motor vehicle in the Republic of Ireland. If you have imported a vehicle, you must pay VRT and receive the vehicles registration certificate showing that you have paid VRT. We will provide you with an accurate estimate of the VRT due and our experienced teams will help you with the process of registering your vehicle in the Republic of Ireland..

VRT is paid following registration with the Revenue Commission in the Republic of Ireland. The tax fee is paid at the NCTS Centre when confirming registration in the Republic of Ireland.

The Euro to Sterling exchange rate varies due to currency fluctuations. Euro pricing displayed across our website is a guide. We’ll be happy to provide you with an accurate Euro pricing upon receiving your enquiry.

The preferred method of payment is via Sterling bank transfer or Sterling bankers’ drafts. We also accept debit cards however there is usually a limit to how much you can spend in one transaction. All funds must be cleared before any vehicle handover.

Yes of course! All we ask is that you have your driving licence with you.

Yes, all approved used cars come with a warranty that is valid in both the North and South of Ireland. Depending on the age of the car, you may also avail of the balance of the existing manufacturer warranty. Please speak with our Vauxhall/Opel or Hyundai Sales Team on +4428 3083 0525 to find out more.

We are Authorised and Regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority 673115. Finance is subject to status. We work with a number of carefully selected credit providers who may be able to offer you finance for your purchase. C.R. Morrow Ltd are a credit broker and not a lender.

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information above, however, errors may occur. Do not rely entirely on this information about items which may affect your decision to purchase. C.R. Morrow Limited is an appointed representative of ITC Compliance Limited which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (their registration number is 313486) and which is permitted to advise on and arrange general insurance contracts. Registered Office: 109 Millvale Road, Bessbrook, Co Armagh, BT35 7NB. Registered Company No: NI006183 Data Protection No: Z1282985.

We always aim to provide a first class service, however if you have any cause for complaint any enquiry can be raised either by email, in writing or by telephoning ITC Compliance Limited, 4 Monarch Court The Brooms, Emersons Green, Bristol, BS167FH, complaints@itccompliance.co.uk, 0845 177 22 66 or 0177 4403700. Should you remain dissatisfied you have the right to as the Financial ombudsman Service to review you case. You should write to the Financial ombudsman Service, Exchange Tower, London, E149SR. Telehone 0800 023 4567 or 0300 123 9123. Web Address www.financial-ombudsman.org.uk.