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Jan 8, 2018 |
Environment News
If you do, you are contributing to the creation of an environmental and health hazard in your community and your city. You are also breaking the law! Fines of up to €5,000 apply under the Air Pollution Act, 1987 and the Air Pollution Act (Marketing, Sale, Distribution and Burning of Specified Fuels) Regulations, 2012.
Jan 3, 2018 |
Planning News
Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 13 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) that Galway City Council, being the Planning Authority for the City, at their meeting of Monday 11th December 2017, made Variation No. 3 of the Galway City Development Plan 2017-2023 in respect of the following:    
Jan 2, 2018 |
Roads Traffic Transport News
Met Eireann have issued an Orange Weather Warning for this evening. Southwest to west winds of mean speeds 65 to 80 km/h, gusting to 110 to 130 km/h are expected and very high seas along Atlantic coasts, with a risk of coastal flooding also. High tide this evening and early tomorrow morning may result in overtopping at Salthill. As such Galway City Council have closed Toff Park and Salthill Promenade Car Parks. Due to the wind...
Jan 2, 2018 |
Your Council News
The Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment is undertaking a public consultation on Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) and Appropriate Assessment (AA) of the National Broadband Plan - Intervention Strategy. In addition the Department is consulting on the updates to its High Speed Broadband Map. Click to make a submission.


Galway has officially been designated the European Capital of Culture 2020. This is an opportunity to showcase the best cultural programme that Galway has to offer in Ireland and across Europe. We will Make Waves in 2020; waves of creativity, digital waves, disruptive waves, energetic waves and at the heart of Galway 2020 is the next wave of artists, creators, makers and shakers.


Freedom of Information Publication Scheme

Galway City Council has prepared and published a Publication Scheme concerning the information of the Council in conformity with a Model and Guidelines made by the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform under Section 8 of the Freedom of Information Act, 2014.

Water Quality

Irish Water is responsible for managing and delivering water services to homes and businesses served by Public Water Supplies and Wastewater Agglomerations. For further information or to report an issue with:
Water supply, Water quality or Wastewater
Please contact Irish Water by either of the following:

Web: www.water.ie
Twitter: @IrishWater 
Telephone: 1890 278 278 (LoCall) 
Minicom: 1890 378 378 (For hearing impaired customers with minicom equipment) 
Postal Address: Irish Water, PO Box 860, South City Delivery Office, Cork City

Map Catalogue

Searchable, interactive map gallery provided by Galway City Council as a mapped information resource