Re-Opening of Offaly County Council Offices on Thursday 5th August 2021

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 (Tuesday-Thursday 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 see website for further details


A queue management system will be in place to ensure social distancing protocols are maintained during opening hours. It may be necessary to limit the numbers of attendees in Áras an Chontae at any one time. Members of the public are requested to restrict their visit to a minimum time duration. Where possible card payments should be used.


Offaly Libraries buildings have re-opened to the public for Browsing Services and Contact and Collect Services since Monday, 10th May. Full details of our Contact and Collect service are available on the Council’s website (here) which includes contact details for your local branch.


Due to social distancing requirements, fewer staff are working from council offices.

We ask for your patience and co-operation should there be delays in accessing the building or dealing with your queries. Office opening arrangements are subject to change. Up to date information on opening hours and services are available on and Offaly County Council’s social media pages.


For an appointment please contact Offaly County Council on 057 93 46800 from Monday – Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.