Roads and Traffic

Clontarf to City Centre Cycle Route – Part 8

Proposed Clontarf to City Centre Cycle Route. Clontarf Road/Alfie Byrne Road, Dublin 3 to Amiens Street/Talbot Street, Dublin 1.

Taking in Charge Certificates

To obtain a “Taking in Charge Certificate”, please write to:

Traffic Administration,
Environment and Transportation Department
Block 2, Floor 6,
Civic Offices,
Fishamble St,
Dublin 8

Please outline the exact address, and supply a map if possible.

The fee for this is €63.00 and cheques for this amount should be made payable to Dublin City Council.

Please note that it takes approximately 6 weeks to process these certificates, so this should be factored into the timeline for property sales/purchases.

Project Edward - European Day Without A Road Death

We have spent time reflecting on recent results which paint a very mixed picture of progress in reducing deaths and serious injuries on Europe’s roads. For the first few years of this decade, countries across the EU have been highly successful in pursuing the 2020 50% reduction target. But the arrival of a second successive year of disappointing news shows that this downward trend has stagnated.  

Drumcondra Traffic

Dublin City Council has undertaken a traffic study of the Wider Area Traffic Cell Analysis of Walsh Road, Ferguson Road, Millmount Avenue, Drumcondra in association with Traffic Engineering Consultants AECOM. The aim of this study is to develop a road safety improvement scheme for Drumcondra South that will reduce the impact of traffic in the area.

Blackhorse Avenue – Section 2, Road Improvement Scheme

Scope of the work to be carried out
The proposed scheme includes the widening and reconstruction of an existing 500m long section of carriageway on Blackhorse Avenue in Dublin 7 from a point just southeast of the Cabra Gate entrance to the Phoenix Park to a point southwest of its junction with Springfield Road, incorporating the construction of new concrete footpaths, the provision of new boundary walls and the upgrading of the existing public lighting facilities.  The individual elements to the scheme are as follows;

Samuel Beckett Bridge Temporary Closures

General Transport Measures

The Roads & Traffic department is responsible for implementation of various policies and traffic measures, relating to roads and traffic issues.

Getting Around Dublin

Best routes for driving through Dublin

If you need to drive through Dublin City, we recommend that you use the following routes:

Coach Parking in Dublin City

Parking is restricted (including paid parking) to coaches on a 24 hour basis unless otherwise indicated on a time plate (signpost).

Maximum stay for coaches is also indicated on the time plate (signpost).

The following is a list of coach parking bays within Dublin City Councils administrative boundaries:

Croke Parking

How to avoid parking near Croke Park

If you are travelling to a match or event in Croke Park Stadium motorists should take note that the roads surrounding the stadium are residential roads and that parking is very limited and restricted.