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 is Brendan Carr. He was elected on Monday 27th June 2016 and is the 347th Lord Mayor of Dublin.

Latest News

Lord Mayor's Coach

The Lord Mayor's Coach will be on display on the forecourt of the Mansion House on Dawson Street on Saturday 10th June from 11am until 4pm.  Why not come along and take some photographs and learn about its history?!

Book of Condolence

I will open a Book of Condolence for the victims of the tragedy at the concert in Manchester tomorrow at 10am at the Mansion House.

The public will be able to sign the Book of Condolence at The Mansion House, Dawson St. as follows:

• Wednesday 24th May 10.00am – 4.00pm 
• Thursday 25th May 10.00am – 4.00pm

I was horrified to hear about the attack at a concert for young children in Manchester last night. There has always been close ties between the cities of Dublin and Manchester and I am opening this Book of Condolence to let the people of Dublin express their sympathies to the families of those who died or were injured and to express of solidarity with the people of Manchester at this dark hour.

Mansion House Fuel Fund

The total amount raised for the Mansion House Fuel Fund from the Live Animal Crib was €31,310.23 - This is in addition to €3155 which was raised at the Lord Mayor's Annual Christmas Concert. This gives a grand total of €34,465.23.
Thank you to all who kindly contributed to this very worth cause.

Monies raised by the Fuel Fund are distributed amongst charities who help those in need in Dublin including St. Vincent de Paul, Dublin Simon, Abbey Presbyterian Church Hamper Fund and St. Thomas the Apostle Parish, Jobstown, Tallaght.

Election of Lord Mayor & Deputy Lord Mayor

Cllr Brendan Carr was elected the new Lord Mayor of Dublin on 27th June 2016.

Cllr Rebecca Moynihan was elected Deputy Lord Mayor of Dublin.

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