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.

Community Recognition Awards 2021

                                                                         CRA 2021 logo

Offaly County Council, in partnership with the Offaly Independent newspaper, presents the Offaly Community Recognition Awards 2021.

The aim of the awards is to acknowledge the outstanding community efforts that individuals and groups have delivered in County Offaly in the past year.

The Awards Ceremony was celebrated virtually on Friday 18th of June 2021.

Congratulations to all of our Winners and Runner Ups listed below:

Above and Beyond Award


Daingean GAA

Runner Up

Bernie Ryan Keegan, Gallen CS

Business Champion Award


Shishir Restaurant, Tullamore

Runner Up

The Square Café, Tullamore

Climate Change Award


Scoil Mhuire Naofa, Rhode

Runner Up

Clonbullogue Development Association

Community Collaboration Award


Pullough Community Shop

Runner Up

Kilcormac Development Association

Digital Support Award


Awfully Irish Podcast

Runner Up

Ballycommon Telework & Training Centre

Individual Impact Award


Jack McDermott, Tullamore

Runner Up

Caroline Bryant, Mucklagh

Social Inclusion Award


Martina Gorman, Killeigh

Runner Up

Lloyd Bracken ‘Little Town Media’

Pride of Place entrants 2020 recognised

Glendaniel Residents Association, Tullamore

Lusmagh Development Group


The video of the Offaly Community Recognition Awards 2021 can be viewed below