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Recent and Upcoming Meeting Agendas

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Councillor Information
Mayo County Cathaoirleach

Richard Finn

Richard Finn

Phone: (094) 9362216 or (087) 2536343
Claremorris | Non Party

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Notification Regarding Bottle Banks in Castlebar

The Recycling Facility in Mayo County Council car park, Aras an Chontae, Castlebar is closed as of 18th April 2018.

Please use alternative recycling locations in Castlebar as follows:

  • Underground Bottle Banks, Castle Street car park at rear of Archway Stores
  • Dunnes Stores car park
  • Moneen Industrial Estate, Opposite Hopkins Engineering

Westport MD Draft Bye-Laws and Drawings

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Free Household Hazardous Waste Collection April 14th

A Free Household Hazardous Waste Event will take place on Saturday April 14th at Rathroeen Civic Amenity Centre from 9am to 1pm. Please see further details: Free Household Hazardous Waste Collection April 14th

Derrinumera and Rathroeen Recycling Centres' St Patrick's Day Notice

Please note that Derrinumera and Rathroeen Recycling Centres will be closed on St Patrick's Day. Please see further details  Derrinumera and Rathroeen Recycling Centres St Patrick's Day Notice

Trans-boundary Environmental Public Consultation - Hinkley Point C Nuclear Power Plant, U.K.

Please find associated documents here

Arts Office Newsletters 2018

Please find Winter and Spring Newsletters here

Adopted Special Speed Limit Bye-laws 2017 Housing Estates

Please find further information about the Adopted Special Speed Limit Bye-laws 2017 for Housing Estates here

Mayo County Council Vacant Sites Register

A listing of all Vacant Sites in Mayo are available here

National Broadband Plan – SEA/AA/Map Consultation

In accordance with European and national law, the Department is currently undertaking Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) and Appropriate Assessment (AA) of the National Broadband Plan – Intervention Strategy. Visit the Department of Communications, Climate Action & Environment for more further informaiton:

NWRA- Draft RSES Consultation, Issues Paper

Please follow this link to view the Issues Paper for the proposed Regional Spatial and Economic Strategy for the entire Northern and Western Region.  This is the first step in shaping our region up to 2035 and you are encouraged to take up the invitation to be involved.

NWRA- Draft RSES Consultation, Issues Paper

Notice to Landowners

This notice sets out the responsibilities of landowners in relation to public roads. A public road means from fence to fence and includes grass margins.

Please find more information in the document below:

Notice to Landowners

Road Opening Licences

Applications now available from the MapRoad website:

Mayo Age Friendly Strategy 2016-2020

Please click the link below to view the Mayo Age Friendly Strategy 2016-2020:

Mayo Age Friendly Strategy 2016-2020

Calls for applications under the Communities Facilities Capital Scheme 2017

Mayo County Council, working with Mayo Local Community Development Committee on behalf of Department of Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government, is inviting applications from community and voluntary groups under the Community Facilities Scheme 2017. The aim of the Scheme is to enhance communities, address disadvantage and improve social cohesion at a local level by providing access to small-scale capital grants. 


The Scheme will offer grants up to a maximum of €1,000 per project and there is a total €64,000 available. Projects or elements of projects of a capital nature may be funded, for example, office equipment, project resources, research facilities, energy efficiency equipment, etc.   (See guidance notes for further details)

CFS application form 2017 Mayo

CFS application guidelines 2017 Mayo 

Town and Village Renewal Scheme 2017

Please find Information for the Town and Village Renewal Scheme 2017 Below:

Town and Village Renewal Scheme Outline

Town and Village Renewal Scheme Application Form

CLÁR Funding 2017

Find details of the CLÁR 2017 Funding here

Water Services - Irish Water

Irish Water is now your contact point for all water services queries, including account management and billing.

Contact Irish Water 

  • There are no changes to your charges or billing frequency.
  • Irish Water will now issue your water services bill.
  • From now, please make all payments to Irish Water.

If you have questions about your account or water services, please contact Irish Water.

  1. Web:
  2. Twitter: @IWCare
  3. Boards:
  4. Email:

Postal Address: Irish Water, PO Box 448, South City Delivery Office, Cork City

General enquires, including billing, payments and customer service:

Telephone: 1850 778 778 or + 353 1 707 2827 (9am-5.30pm, Mon-Fri)

Water supply and emergencies

Telephone: 1850 278 278 or + 353 1 707 2828 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week)

Sightings of Portuguese Man O’War jellyfish on Mayo’s beaches and bathing waters

Mayo County Council’s Environment Section advises the public regarding sightings of Portuguese Man O’War jellyfish on Mayo’s beaches and bathing waters.

(Update 28th September 2016)

The Portuguese Man O’War jellyfish has been spotted at some beaches in Mayo and along the west coast of Ireland in recent days. The jellyfish can inflict severe stings, therefore contact should be avoided. 

Warning Notices alerting the public to avoid contact with these jellyfish have been placed at Keel and Keem Beach, in Achill and at Cross Beach in Belmullet.

There have been further reports of sightings at Dooega in Achill, Port mór, Annagh and the two connecting beaches heading round towards Carne Golf Club in Belmullet.  There is a possibility that they may present at other beaches along Mayo’s coastline. 

The public are advised that the jellyfish can be present on the shore and in the water. 

General information on jellyfish stings can be obtained at

Cross Beach Belmullet Portuguese Man O War (PDF File)

Proposed Amendment to Street parking Bye Laws Castlebar MD 2018

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Vacant Sites Register

The Vacant Sites Register as of 1st January 2018 can be found here.

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