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.

Ferbane

Ferbane Fire Station
Ferbane Station is equipped with 1 class B Fire Appliance which carries a large selection of equipment that allows the crew to resolve most types of incident that they are called to deal with. The Ferbane crew consists of 1 Station Officer 1 Sub-Officer, Driver-Mechanic and 5 fire fighters. All Personnel are active in maintaining the station and equipment to a high standard required to provide a rapid response when the call comes in.

Ferbane Fire Brigade attended 51 calls in 2016.

These calls consisted of Chimneys fires, house fires, Road traffic accidents, flooding, special services etc

Weekly training drill takes place on Monday nights nights from 18:30 to 20:30. The fire fighters carry out training on all aspects of the service, including; Fire Fighting, Breathing Apparatus training, First Aid and Road Traffic Collision Procedures.

Offaly County Council have received approval and funding from the Department of Environment to provide a new Fire Station in Ferbane and this project is currently in negotiation stages.