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.

Fire Safety Checklist - Controlled Burning

Any person wishing to carry out controlled burning should use the following checklist to ensure that the controlled burn is carried out in a safe manner

Controlled Burning Fire Safety Checklist.docx (size 540.4 KB)

The requirements of Offaly Fire & Rescue may be viewed here

Controlled Burning - Fire Service Requirements.docx (size 549.7 KB)

This ERCC Email Notification Form below MUST be filled in along with the Statutory Notice under section 5 (2) of the Waste Management (Prohibition of Waste Disposal by Burning) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No 286 of 2009)( Available from the Environment Section of this website Click Here or by phoning Offaly County Council Environment Department.) Both forms are to be submitted to the ENVIRONMENT department of Offaly County Council

ERCC Email Notification – Controlled Burning Document

Failure to observe the requirements above may result in charges in the event that Offaly Fire & Rescue Service are called to any site of controlled burning which has not been notified to Offaly County Council

It is the responsibility of the person carrying out the controlled burn to notify Regional Fire Control upon commencement and completion of the burn. Further details in the above documents.