The average waiting time to take the driving test in Carlow is 11.7 weeks, data from the Road Safety Authority has revealed.
The figure is an average of current waiting times for applicants at each Test Centre. Applicants will have waiting times both longer and shorter than the average.
The longest waiting time for Carlow is 18 weeks to take the test.
The Road Safety Authority said: "We aim to have a national average waiting time for a driving test of no longer than 10 weeks. Our ability to meet this target depends on the number of applications received.
"Accordingly, the average waiting time in driving test centres may vary above or below this 10-week target."
Kilkenny has the worst average waiting time at 18.3 weeks.
The full figures are available here.