• Dublin City Council invites applications, on the official form, from suitably qualified persons who wish to be considered for inclusion on a panel from which the following vacancies may be filled. 

  • Capital Assistance Scheme ‘Call for Proposals’

    Submissions are requested from the Approved Housing Bodies for cost effective and sustainable proposals to meet the housing needs of people through the Capital Assistance Scheme. 

    Proposals to be submitted by 5pm 22nd April to - "Call for Proposals 2015, Housing & Residential Services, Block 1, Floor 3, Civic Offices, Wood Quay, Dublin 8."

  • Sport for Young People – Small Grant Scheme

    Sports clubs operating within the administrative area of Dublin City Council and are affiliated to a National Governing Body are invited to apply for financial assistance from the Sport for Young People – Small Grant Scheme (10-21 years of age), which is funded by the Irish Sports Council and administered by the Dublin City Sports Network and Dublin City Council.

  • This grants scheme is now accepting applications from community groups and organisations in Dublin City who want to organise events and projects to commemorate the 1916 Rising.

    Funds will be made available for events taking place in 2015 and also to facilitate planning of events to take place in 2016.

    Closing date is 29th May 2015

    Download the grant application form (pdf, 497kb) MS Word Version (278kb) As Gaeilge (472kb) (cannot access pdf?)

  • Local Elections (Disclosure of Donations and Expenditure) Act 1999 as amended 
    Donation Statements have been received from the Elected Members of Dublin City Council in respect of the period 1st January to 31st December 2014 in compliance with legislative provisions.
    These Statements are available for inspection at this link alternatively can be inspected between the hours 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. Mondays to Fridays, at the Chief Executive’s Department, Civic Offices, Wood Quay, Dublin 8. 
  • Dublin’s musical heritage and vibrant music scene are the inspiration for a brand new music festival, MusicTown 2015 taking place from April 10th – 19th across the city.

    Organised by Dublin City Council, it’s a celebration of all music, created and enjoyed in Dublin. Tapping into our lyrical, musical and storytelling culture, its eclectic programme will thrill all ages and interests across 10 days.

    The full programme will be launched in March but tickets for some events are now available on www.musictown.ie

  • The 1913 Lockout Tapestry

    The 1913 Lockout Tapestry an ambitious, large-scale, collaborative visual arts project to commemorate the Dublin Lockout will be on display at Dublin City Library & Archive, Pearse Street, from Tuesday 17th February - Saturday 28th March 2015. 


  • Dublin City Council is to invest in solar energy in a drive to reduce its energy bills.
    The council will install solar panels at four public libraries and the Civic Offices this year.
    The council has published a report which has found that investing in solar energy production can pay for itself in just 7-13 years. This is one of the key findings of the IBM Smarter Cities Challenge Dublin report. 
  • The Mansion House Dublin celebrates 300 years

    In 2015, Dublin’s Mansion House celebrates 300 years as the official Mayoral residence. The house was built by developer Joshua Dawson between 1705 and 1710 and is a rare surviving example of Queen Anne style architecture in Dublin.  

    In 2015 the Mansion House will celebrate this milestone with a number of events throughout the year. Please click here for further information.

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    Healthy Ireland

    Healthy Ireland is a new Government plan, that involves every part of Irish society in improving our health and wellbeing. It was published in March 2013.

    The wellbeing and health of the people living in our country is the most valuable resource that we have. Health is major asset for our society, and improving the health and wellbeing of the nation is a national priority for the Government. More...

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    Launch of the Eastern-Midlands Draft Regional Waste Management Plan – new region new vision

    The Eastern-Midlands Region has launched its Draft Waste Management Plan 2015-2021. The plan provides the framework for waste management for the next six years and sets out a range of policies and actions in order to meet the specified mandatory and performance targets.
    A period of public consultation will continue from 18th November until the 30th of January 2015.  Following the public consultation stage written submissions will be considered and the final regional waste management plans will be published by the end of March 2015. More...

  • Dublin City Council has begun preparing the new City Development Plan 2016 – 2022. It will set out a shared vision and direction for the future development of our city.

    To inform this process, Dublin City Council have put together an Issues Paper, which highlights some of the 'big picture' priority issues for the city over the next six years.

    We are encouraging citizens, communities and organisations to read through these issues and make observations.  



  • We are on Pinterest, are you?

    A few months back we started a Pinterest account to share with you images of city, events, historical records and anything interesting that we come across in archives and in our day to day work.

    We are always looking for interesting images of the city. If you have any and would like us to share it in our account, please send it to us to webmaster@dublincity.ie


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    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...

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    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


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