An Roinn Airgeadais
Department of Finance
Claim for Fuel Grant in respect
of fuel used in Motor Vehicles
for the Transport of Drivers &
Passengers with Disabilities
The Fuel Grant for Members of the Drivers and Passengers with Disabilities Scheme was introduced on
1 January 2015 to replace the repayment of excise duty on the fuel element of the previous Scheme.
The rates of payment of the Fuel Grant are set at €0.602 per litre of petrol, €0.495 per litre of diesel
and €0.106 per litre of liqueed petroleum gas (LPG). The fuel grant may be claimed up to an annual
maximum of 2,730 litres in respect of a driver or passenger, and up to 4,100 litres in respect of an
The Fuel Grant form is being processed for the Minister for Finance by the Ofce of the Revenue
Commissioners. Payments will be made by Electronic Fund Transfer by the Department of Finance
following the processing of the Fuel Grant form.
How to complete an application online to claim for the Fuel Grant.
- Please go to www.revenue.ie
- Click on
- Select CLAIM FUEL GRANT
- Enter litres used.
Online processing of these forms ensures faster processing and payment.
How to complete this application form to claim for the Fuel Grant.
- Please use BLOCK LETTERS and place an X in the relevant boxes.
- Please answer all questions that apply to you. lf a question does not apply to you please leave the
answer area blank.
- lf you are an organisation you need a tax reference number before you apply.
- lf you are an individual you need a PPSN before you apply.
- Please input the amount of fuel actually used in the transportation of the person with the disability.
More information is available about the Fuel Grant and the Drivers and Passengers with Disabilities
Scheme and can be accessed by downloading the booklet VRT7 from www.revenue.ie or
www.nance.gov.ie or by contacting the Central Repayments Ofce of the Revenue Commissioners
on 01 738 3671.
Please retain your receipts for four years for verication of fuel purchased and mileage used to transport
the person with the disability. Please do not send fuel receipts with claims.
This form should be forwarded to the following address:
CENTRAL REPAYMENT OFFICE,
M:TEK ll BUlLDlNG, ARMAGH ROAD,