Lord Mayor of Dublin

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Welcome to the Lord Mayor of Dublin's website

This website gives information on the Lord Mayor of Dublin - first citizen of the city of Dublin.  The Lord Mayor is elected by the City Councillors at the Annual Meeting of the City Council which is held in City Hall.  The current Lord Mayor/Ardmhéara is Mícheál MacDonncha. He was elected on Monday 26th June 2017 and is the 348th Lord Mayor of Dublin.

Latest News.

Culture Night 2017

The Mansion House will take part in Culture Night 2017 on Friday 22nd September. Come along and view the public rooms of the official residence of the Lord Mayor of Dublin for over 300 years! The House will be open from 5pm until 9.30pm for self-guided tours. No booking necessary.


Book of Condolence for Victims of Tragedy in Barcelona

Ardmhéara Bhaile Átha Cliath Mícheál Mac Donncha, opened a Book of Condolence on Friday 18th August, 2017 for the victims of the tragedy in Barcelona.

The public were able to sign the Book of Condolence at The Mansion House, Dawson Street on:

  • Friday 18th August 12pm – 4pm
  • Saturday 19th August 12pm – 4pm        
  • Monday 21st August 10am – 4pm

Ardmhéara Mac Donncha said “I was horrified to hear about the attacks on the people of Barcelona and Cambrils.  Dublin and Barcelona have been sister cities since 1998 and have developed close ties throughout the years.  I am opening this Book of Condolence to let the people of Dublin express their sympathies and solidarity to the families of those who died or were injured and to stand with the people of Barcelona. Cuirim comhbhrón ó chroí do mhuintir Barcelona ó mhuintir Bhaile Átha Cliath. 


Election of Lord Mayor & Deputy Lord Mayor

Cllr Mícheál MacDonncha has been elected Ardmhéara Bhaile Átha Cliath by the Members of the City Council.

Cllr Áine Clancy has been elected Deputy Lord Mayor of Dublin by the Members of the City Council

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