Water, Waste and Environment

Update on Greater Dublin Region water supply restrictions

For information on the current water situation in Dublin please see the Irish Water website at the following link;


Dubliners Urged to Report Bonfire Material

Dublin City Council is promoting a safe and enjoyable Halloween for everyone this year. Bonfires are illegal and Dublin City Council encourages the public to report any stockpiled material in one of the following ways:

Call Dublin City Council’s Litter Hotline on 1800 251 500

(Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm)

Call Dublin City Council’s Customer Services Centre on 01 222 2222

Bathing Prohibitions Lifted - Sandymount and Merrion Strands on 28.08.17

The temporary bathing prohibitions for Sandymount and Merrion Strand have been lifted today, 28th August 2017, following laboratory analysis results for samples taken on Thursday 24th August.

Local Agenda 21 Environmental Partnership Fund 2016

Environmental Awareness

Do you have a project or initiative that could help to increase awareness of environmental issues locally, or that could help your community to become more sustainable?

If so, you may qualify for financial assistance from the Local Agenda 21 (LA21) Environmental Partnership Fund 2017. This Fund promotes sustainable development by assisting small scale, non-profit environmental projects at local level.

Dublin City Neighbourhood Awards

Dublin City Neighbourhood Awards 2017

The Dublin City Neighbourhoods Competition is run by the City Council to acknowledge in a meaningfully way the work done across the city by communities to enhance their neighbourhood. At a corporate level, the competition is used to foster a sense of civic pride, place and community and also to promote environmental awareness.

Lead Pipe Replacement Grant

If your home has lead pipes and plumbing that need to be replaced, or you have a recent water quality test result that shows above normal levels of lead in your water supply, you may qualify for a Lead Pipe replacement Grant.

Schedule of contributions from Dublin Waste to Energy Ltd. to Community Fund

Payment Schedule Amount
31 October 2014 €178,553
31 January 2015 €970,623
30 April 2015 €991,385
31 July 2015 €1,157,480
31 October 2015 €1,812,521
31 January 2016 €1,265,443
30 April 2016

Committee Newsletters

CGLC Newsletter Issue 2 March 2017

Newsletter January

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Dublin Waste to Energy Project Update

Community Gain Liaison Committee Meetings

Meeting Minutes