• Deis teach a dhearadh ar Shráid Sheamlas an Éisc i gcroílár na cathrach. An aidhm - teaghlaigh a mhealladh ar ais chun lár na cathrach.

     Dublin House is an initiative of Dublin City Council’s Housing Department through the City Architects Divisionto promote the potential of small-scale residential development in the inner city and inner suburban areas. It is a trial initiative to enable people to be citizen-developers by facilitating them to design and create their own bespoke homes for themselves in the city. The principle of promoting diverse owner-occupied city centre family-friendly homes is the underlying aspiration of the Dublin House project. More...

  • From 2015 onwards your elected members have the power to vary the Local Property Tax by +/- 15%.  As part of this process, Dublin City Council now invites members of the public to take part in an online survey to identify their views on the Local Property Tax.

    This public consultation will run from Tuesday 15th July 2014 to 4.30pm on Wednesday August 13th 2014.  A report summarising the submissions received will be presented to the elected members in September to inform them in their decision making duties.  More / as Gaeilge

    Click here to take part in the consultation online/as Gaeilge


  • Photo of swifts in flight
    As part of the Dublin City Council and BirdWatchIreland Urban Birds Project 2014, we will be hosting a free public exhibition on one of Dublin’s most iconic and fascinating bird species – the Swift.   It will include displays about Swift, their lifecycle, migration, conservation and management. Novel approaches to conservation in Dublin City will be explored by Dublin Swift Conservation Group, community groups, artists, planners and architects.  Swift Boxes and technical information on display.  More...
  • Statement by Dublin City Council Garth Brooks Concerts Croke Park July 2014
    Dublin City Council granted an Event Licence in respect of three Garth Brooks concerts to be held on Friday 25 July, Saturday 26 July and Sunday 27 July 2014. A condition of the Licence requires that an updated Event Management Plan be submitted by the promoter, which outlines any required changes associated with the granting of the three concerts under the Licence, including an updated production and works schedule. The updated Plan must be approved by the City Council.  More
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    Remember to renew your Dog Licence

    If you own a dog, under the Control of Dogs Acts 1986, you are obliged to have a current Dog Licence. Dog Licences can be purchased in two ways: Dog owners living in Dublin City Council’s administrative area can purchase Dogs Licences on-line using  this secure link. Select the  “other payments” option and continue by completing the relevant fields. Those who do not wish to use the on-line payments facility can purchase a licence directly from their local post office. The fee is €20.

  • Image of Dun Laoghaire- Rathdown Cathaoirleach Cllr. Marie Baker, Dublin’s Lord Mayor Christy Burke, Mayor of Fingal, Mayor of South Dublin, Cllr. Fintan Warfield and  Cllr. Mags Murray

    Dublin’s Local Authorities join forces to combat dog fouling on the beaches, parks and streets this summer


    The campaign again shows how committed the four authorities are to working together to address the dog fouling problem which affects streets, parks and open spaces across Dublin city and county.  More...

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    Events in Dublin

    Summer is in full flow and the upcoming events will not disappoint. There will be plenty happening to keep you entertained including Pride LGBT Festival, City Spectacular formerly known as the (Street Performance World Championships), the Rose Festival and the Liffey Swim.  More...

  • Flood Protection
    As a property owner, taking measures to protect your property from flooding will limit the distress and damage caused by flooding. However, finding the right flood protection products can be difficult.

    Dublin City Council has developed a Property Flood Protection Guide to assist property owners in selecting flood protection products. We have also produced other documents that will assist property owners in preparing in advance for a flood and dealing with a flood as it is happening. More...

  • Irish Water Logo

    Irish Water
    Irish Water is the new national water utility and is now responsible for managing the delivery of water services to homes and businesses in Ireland.

    For further information or to report an issue with:

    Water supply

    Water quality



  • Luas Cross City College Green Utility Works

    Utility works associated with the Luas Cross City scheme commenced in the College Green area on Tuesday, 3rd June 2014.

    The works are being carried out during the summer months, when traffic numbers are lower, in order to minimise delays and disruption to road users. More...

Investigation Ongoing into Significant Pollution Incident on the River Tolka

Inland Fisheries Ireland and Dublin City Council are today (23.07.14) continuing to monitor the River Tolka following a significant pollution incident which occurred yesterday, Tuesday 22nd July.

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Dublin City Council lifts temporary Prohibition of Bathing at Sandymount Strand

Dublin City Council has removed a Temporary Prohibition of Bathing Notice at Sandymount Strand today, Wednesday 23rd July, 2014.

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