Offaly County Council wishes to advise that the following Public Offices will re- open public counters on Thursday 5th August 2021 from 9.30 am to 1.00 pm Monday to Friday:

Áras an Chontae, Charleville Road, Tullamore

Tullamore Tullamore Municipal District Offices

The Public Offices listed below will open as follows:

** Edenderry Municipal District Offices (Monday-Wednesday each week from 9.30 am to 1.00 pm only)

** Birr Municipal District Offices (Tuesday-Thursday each week from 9.30 am to 1pm only)

At Áras an Chontae, Tullamore, counter services for Planning, Roads, the Local Enterprise Office, Community & Culture, Corporate Services, Water Services and Environment will be available by APPOINTMENT MADE IN ADVANCE only.

Where possible the public should continue to access our services by phone, email, online or by appointment. Please read for latest information and measures in place.

Offaly County Council wish Shane Lowry and Team Europe well

All eyes are on Wisconsin this weekend as the European Team take on the USA in the much awaited 43rd Ryder Cup. Offaly’s very own Shane Lowry tees off on Friday having qualified to play as the Captain’s pick in this years Cup.

Representatives from Offaly County Council paid a visit to Esker Hills this week to show their support for the Offaly man and the club which he calls home.


The Cathaoirleach of Offaly County Council Declan Harvey and Tullamore MD Cathaoirleach Cllr. Tony McCormack both wished Shane the very best in this weekends event. 

They expressed the joy that Shane’s success has brought the county and hoped that his success will continue to encourage others to partake in golf.

Chief Executive Anna Marie Delaney also congratulated Shane on reaching the Ryder Cup Team and expressed how the whole county is behind him.  She also stated that golf is a growing sport countrywide and Offaly Tourism continues to promote our five clubs which are of exceptional standard.

Esker Hills Golf Club is holding open competitions this weekend also to coincide with the Ryder Cup.  Singles Stableford are on WED 22nd, FRI 24th & SUN 26th September.

See their Facebook page for more details on booking.