Offaly County Council- Covid 19 Public Notice- Services to the Public UPDATE 29th March 2020

Public Notice Sunday 29th March Covid 19 Emergency Measures

All public offices of Offaly County Council are now closed until further notice. Service provision
continues across all essential services. For further information contact 057-9346800 from 9 am to 5
pm Monday to Friday excluding Public Holidays or email

Call waiting times may be long due to high volumes so please be patient. You can also contact essential
services directly by email as follows;
 Environment, Waste and Recycling Services
 Emergency Road Maintenance & Public Lighting
 Motor Tax online or email
 Finance - Cash Office
 Finance - Accounts Payable
 Planning – administration only -
 Housing and Homeless Services – restricted services -
 Housing Assistance Payment –
 Birr Municipal District – birrmd@offalycoco.iee
 Edenderry Municipal District –
 Tullamore Municipal District –
 National Waste Collection Permit Office

Direct Dial Services
 Water Supply and Waste Water Treatment Phone 1850 278 278
 Fire and Emergency Services Phone 999 or 112
 All queries outside of normal working hours please contact 1890 750 750.

Our three civic amenity centres in Birr, Edenderry and Tullamore remain open with special measures in place to protect staff and public.  Please see  for opening hours and what can be recycled. Please abide by all measures in place.  

Community Response

A dedicated Community Response service will be established by Offaly County Council on Monday
30th March. Vulnerable households will be given a helpline and email address which will be managed
by the Local Authority to coordinate responses to deliver of food, fuel and medicine to vulnerable
people where their usual sources of support are unavailable. State, community, sporting and
development agencies across Offaly will be involved in this effort. Further details will issue later.

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