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 read for latest information and measures in place.

Supports for Artists

Photo of Belmont Mill Sculpture Yard 

We aim to support the diversity of talent of the Creative Individual. Current Offaly artist supports include:


Professional Artist Database: If you an artist from or living in Offaly you can join our database. Simply e-mail a c.v and example of your work to requesting inclusion. The database notifies Offaly artists of any opportunities arising locally and nationally. i.e. Literature festivals, artist bursaries etc.

Professional Artists Support Scheme - Grant assistance to Offaly artists

OffalyArts - Check out our Offaly Arts Facebook to keep up to date with current events and news.

Exhibitions in Aras an Chontae:- Follow this link to learn more about our Exhibition Space.

Arts Act Grant Funding - Funding for Professional Artists and Community Organisations

Birr Writers Residency- A Residency in partnership with the Tin Jug Studio