South Dublin County Council


Houses & apartments sought by Dublin local authorities

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 15:30

Landlords and potential landlords with available properties in Dublin are being encouraged to lease or rent them to their local authority. A number of attractive schemes are available for landlords to choose from. Depending on the scheme chosen there is a range of benefits including: no letting fees, no vacancy costs, no rent arears and no day to day maintenance for periods of up to 20 years.

A new waste plan for region

Monday, May 18, 2015 - 12:15

A new waste plan, which will regulate how more than half of the people living in Ireland manage their waste. The Eastern-Midlands Region (EMR) Waste Management Plan 2015-2021 provides a framework for the prevention and management of waste in a sustainable manner in 12 local authority areas.

€700,000 investment in Public Street Lighting Programme

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 14:15

South Dublin County Council to invest over €700,000 in high quality, energy efficient LED Public Street Lighting Programme South Dublin County Council is leading the way with new energy efficient alternatives and we are delighted to announce the details of a proposed multi-annual investment programme in the upgrade of our public lighting system. In 2015, the Council will invest over €700,000 in upgrading existing lights to low energy LED lanterns. These new LED lanterns use significantly less energy compared to existing conventional streetlights. In addition they have a lifetime in excess of 15 years delivering immediate savings of over €60,000 per year in lower energy and maintenance costs. High quality LED lighting will also increase the visibility and visual attraction of our villages, residential and commercial centres in the County.

In receipt of Rent Supplement and at risk of losing your home?

Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 16:00

Do not ignore the situation. Support is available. Contact the Community Welfare Service dealing with your Rent Supplement claim as soon as possible.

If you are living in the Dublin area or Cork City, you can avail of Threshold’s Tenancy Protection Service by contacting: Freephone 1800 454 454

Dublin Fire Brigade - Fire and Emergency Operations Plan Public Consultation

Friday, April 17, 2015 - 14:30

Dublin Fire Brigade - Fire and Emergency Operations Plan Public Consultation Dublin Fire Brigade wants the public to understand what they do as a Fire service and to contribute to their plans for the future. Dublin Fire Brigade continually strives to provide an efficient, effective service that ensures the safety of communities and increases the safety of our fire-fighters. They want to ensure that what they are doing is in line with public expectations. This document and process is an invitation to contribute to the planning arrangements for your fire service. We would like to thank you for your interest in this process and for your contribution. Your feedback will help shape the next stage of the project...Full details.