Minister Eamon Ryan T.D. signs Regulations to Extend Smoky Coal Ban to a further 13 towns across the country.
Tullamore and surrounding townlands will be included in the Smoky Coal Ban from 1st September 2020 under the Air Pollution Act or “Smoky Coal” Regulations 2012.
It will be an offence to market, sell, distribute or burn any bituminous coal within the Low Smoke Zone of Tullamore.
Check out the DCENR interactive map to see if your Eircode is within the Low Smoke Zone: https://dcenr.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=feee728a0ee1427d9a3973a090a9f292
Final 24.07.2020 PR Smoky Coal Regs.pdf (size 312.6 KB)
SCB 2020 Tullamore.pdf (size 6 MB)
FAQ Householders.pdf (size 219.6 KB)
FAQ Retailer Supplier.pdf (size 205.6 KB)