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 (Monday-Wednesday 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.

Review of Development Contribution Scheme

Notice is hereby given that Offaly County Council has prepared a Draft Development Contribution Scheme in accordance with the provisions of Section 48 (4) the Planning & Development Act 2000, as amended.

Copy notification of Draft Development Contribution Scheme 2021-2025.

Details of the proposed contributions under the Draft Development Contribution Scheme for the administrative area of Offaly are set out below;

Development Contribution Scheme Final Draft.pdf (size 1.6 MB)

Submission Dates and Viewing Locations

Copies of the Draft Development Contribution Scheme 2021-2025 will be available for public inspection from Friday 6th November 2020 – Friday 18th December 2020 (both dates inclusive) at the following locations, during normal opening hours and excluding public holidays. Please check the website for opening hours over this period.


  • Offaly County Council, Áras an Chontae, Charleville Road, County Offaly.
  • Birr Municipal District Offices, Wilmer Road, Birr, County Offaly.
  • Tullamore Municipal District Offices, Cormac Street, Tullamore, County Offaly.
  • Edenderry Municipal District Offices, Town Hall, Edenderry, County Offaly.

 Submissions or observations with respect to the Draft Development Contribution Scheme should be made either in writing marked ‘Draft Development Contribution Scheme’, to the Acting Senior Executive Officer, Planning Department, Offaly County Council, Aras an Chontae, Charleville Road, Tullamore, Co. Offaly or via email to Please make your submission or observation by one medium only i.e. in hard copy or by email to avoid duplication. Please note submissions will be accepted up to 5pm on the 18th December 2020.  Late submissions will not be accepted.