Contact Us

Out of Hours (Emergency)

+353 61 417833

Dooradoyle Office

Office +353 61 496000 | Emergency +353 61 417833
Fax: +353 61 496001
Limerick City and County Council, Dooradoyle Road, Dooradoyle, Limerick, V94 WV78

Merchant's Quay Office

Phone: +353 61 407100 | Emergency: +353 61 417833
Fax: +353 61 415266
Limerick City and County Council, Merchant's Quay, Limerick, V94 EH90

Accounts Payable

Phone: +353 61 496266
Fax: +353 61 496013
Limerick City & County Council, Dooradoyle Road, Dooradoyle, Limerick, V94 WV78

Arts Office

Phone: +353 61 407421
Fax: +353 61 407363
Limerick City and County Council, Merchants Quay, Limerick, V94 EH90

Community

The Community Department is charged with achieving a co-ordinated and integrated approach to the social and cultural development of Limerick City and County.

  • Traveller Accommodation
  • Estate Management Unit
  • Limerick City Community Safety Partnership
  • Joint Limerick City/County Economic Development Committee
  • Social Inclusion
  • Limerick City Childcare Committee
  • Limerick City Childrens Services Committee
  • Community & Voluntary Forum
  • Limerick City of Learning
  • Traveller Interagency Committees
Phone: +353 61 407100
Fax: +353 61 415266
Limerick City and County Council, Merchants Quay, Limerick, V94 EH90

Corporate Services

The Corporate Services department of Limerick City and County Council is responsible for:

  • The successful operation of meetings of City and County Council
  • Organisation of civic and mayoral receptions
  • Publication of supplements to the Register of Electors, Draft Register of Electors, Register of Electors, and edited version of Register of Electors
  • Ongoing implementation of Irish Language Scheme
  • Assessing, processing and payment of higher education grants
  • Overall responsibilty for Corporate communications including Limerick City and County Council website
Phone: +353 61 407150
Fax: +353 61 496001
Limerick City and County Council, Merchants Quay, Limerick, V94 EH90

Customer Services

Economic Development

The Economic Development department are responsible for:

  • Promoting and developing the economic potential of Limerick City
  • Property Management
  • Planning
Phone: +353 61 496 000
Fax: +353 61 496 001
Limerick City and County Council, 7/8 Patrick Street, Limerick, V94 XF67

Emergency Services

The Emergency Services department cover the following areas:

  • Civil Defence
  • Major Emergency Management
  • Fire Prevention, Building Control & Dangerous Buildings Department
  • Fire & Emergency Operations

Out of office hours phone number: +353 61 417833

Phone: +353 61 496859
Fax: +353 61 583834
Limerick City and County Council, Lissanalta House, Dooradoyle Road, Dooradoyle, Limerick, V94 WV78

Environment

The Environment department  is based in Dooradoyle and is responsible for:

  • Waste & Recycling
  • Air, Noise and Water Pollution
  • Litter
  • Energy & Climate Change Awareness
  • Environment Awareness Campaigns
  • Clean Community
  • Environment Control
  • Natural Heritage
  • Animal Control
  • Burial Grounds
Phone: +353 61 496200
Fax: +353 61 496006
Limerick City and County Council, Dooradoyle Road, Dooradoyle, Limerick, V94 WV78

Finance

The work of the Finance section includes:
  • Processing all payments to suppliers
  • Issuing of receipts for monies received
  • Insuring Council property
  • Recoupment of government grants and other items
  • The collection of income from commercial rates, housing loans, housing rents, water charges
  • The payment of payroll and pensions
  • The necessary work on the provision of documentation for the Annual Budget and the Financial Statement of Accounts
  • The keeping of all financial records
Phone: +353 61 496 000
Fax: +353 61 496 001
Finance Department, Limerick City and County Council, Dooradoyle Road, Dooradoyle, Limerick, V94 WV78

Limerick City Gallery of Art

Limerick City Gallery of Art (LCGA) invites you to see the best of contemporary art through our exhibitions and extensive collection of Irish art. LCGA is the largest contemporary art gallery in the Mid-Western region, annually exhibiting national and international artists in a diverse exhibition programme.

Phone: +353 61 310633
Fax: +353 61 310228
Limerick City Gallery of Art, Carnegie Building, Pery Square, Limerick, V94 E67F

Housing

The Housing department is located in Merchant's Quay and is responsible for the following:

  • Housing
  • Capital Investment
  • Estate Management Unit
  • Home Improvement Programmes
  • Housing Maintenance
  • Energy Efficiency Programmes
  • Allocations
  • Inspections
  • Tenancy Enforcement Unit
  • Rental Accommodation Scheme
  • Homeless Services
  • Regeneration
Phone: +353 61 407120
Fax: +353 61 407435
Limerick City and County Council, Merchant's Quay, Limerick, V94 EH90

Human Resources

Phone: +353 61 407160
Fax: +353 61 407433
Limerick City and County Council, Merchants Quay, Limerick, V94 EH90

Laboratory

The Laboratory serves Limerick city and county and provides a range of microbiological and chemical testing services. The Laboratory is independently assessed and accredited by the INAB for compliance with the ISO17025:2005 standard.

The laboratory implements the provisions of a number of acts and regulations including but not limited to:

  • The Drinking Water Regulations
  • Urban Waste Water Treatment Regulations 
  • Water Framework Directive 

And is responsible for the comprehensive monitoring of:

  •  Public and private drinking water supply schemes. 
  •  Environmental waters including drinking water sources 
  •  Public Waste Water Treatment Plant Discharges 

Implementing a protocol with Irish Water and the Health Service Executive regarding exceedences in drinking water to include conducting follow-up investigations and corrective actions. 

Compilation of water quality monitoring returns to Irish Water and The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). 

Web: www.water.ie

Twitter: @IrishWater

Minicom (for hearing impaired customers with minicom equipment): 1890 378 378

1890 278 278
Irish Water, PO Box 860, South City Delivery Office, Cork City

Libraries

Limerick City and County Council operate a number of public libraries including a local studies department.

Phone: +353 61 496526
Fax: +353 61 583135
Limerick City and County Council, Dooradoyle Road, Dooradoyle, Limerick, V94 AP03

Limerick Archives

Limerick Archives preserves the archives of Limerick City and County.

+353 61 407186
Limerick Archives, Merchant’s Quay, Limerick, V94 EH90

Media Queries

+353 61 407224​ | +353 87 0907037

Motor Tax

Phone: +353 61 496500
Fax: +353 61 496013
Motor Tax Office, Limerick City and County Council, Dooradoyle Road, Dooradoyle, Limerick, V94 WV78

Municipal District Adare-Rathkeale

Phone: +353 69 64129
Fax: +353 69 63188
New Line, Rathkeale, Co. Limerick, V94 HK1V

Municipal District Cappamore-Kilmallock

Phone: +353 63 98019 / +353 63 98349
Fax: +353 63 98599
Aras Mainchin Seoighe, Millmount, Kilmallock, Co. Limerick, V35 K497

Municipal District Newcastle West

Phone: +353 69 62100
Fax: +353 69 62861
Áras William Smith O'Brien, Sheehan's Road, Newcastle West, County Limerick, V42 EH73

Limerick Museum

The Limerick Museum is open weekdays 10am-5pm (closed for lunch 1pm-2pm) and is fully accessible to all.

+353 61 417826
Limerick Museum, Merchant's Quay, Limerick, V94 EH90

Non Principal Private Residence - NPPR

Phone: +353 61 496479
Fax: +353 61 496013
Limerick City and County Council, Dooradoyle, Limerick, V94 AP03

Planning

Relocation of the Planning Department

The sections of the Planning Department dealing with planning applications, enforcement, bonds/contributions, casual trading, event licences, derelict sites and conservation/protected structures have relocated to the first floor and lower ground floor of Limerick City and County Council offices, Dooradoyle, Limerick, from Patrick Street, Limerick as and from Monday 25th April 2016. 

This is to facilitate the establishment of a new Planning and Environmental Services Department.

Functions relating to Economic Development, Forward Planning and the Local Enterprise Office (LEO) will remain in Patrick Street.

Phone: +353 61 496556
Limerick City and County Council, Limerick City and County Council, Dooradoyle Road, Dooradoyle, Limerick, V94 WV78

Rates

Commercial Rates are a property-based source of income for local authorities. The income from Commercial Rates underpins the entire range of services provided by local authorities.

Phone: +353 61 496360
Fax: +353 61 496001
Limerick City and County Council, Dooradoyle Road, Dooradoyle, Co Limerick, V94 WV78

Limerick Smarter Travel

+353 61 407453
Council Offices, Merchants Quay, Limerick, V94 EH90

Travel & Transport

The primary objective of the Travel and Transport department is to provide a well-maintained public road network subject to financial and human resource constraints.

Phone: Traffic Fines +353 61 407130 | Residential Parking Permits and Parking +353 61 496200 | General Road Queries + 61 496453 or 496575

 

Fax: +353 61 496005
Limerick City and County Council, Dooradoyle Road, Dooradoyle, Limerick, V94 WV78

Water Services

Office hours: 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday at Dooradoyle
Phone: +353 61 496326
Fax: +353 61 496010
Email: customerservices@limerick.ie

Out of office hours

All out of office queries should be directed to the following emergency number: +353 61 417833

Contact details for Area Offices are as follows:

Kilmallock Area Office:
Address: Aras Mainchin Seoighe, Millmount, Kilmallock, Co. Limerick, V35 K497
Phone: +353 63 98019 / +353 63 98349
Fax: +353 63 98599 
Email: customerservices@limerick.ie
Opening Hours: 9am to 5pm.

Rathkeale Area Office:
Address: New Line, Rathkeale, Co. LImerick, V94 HK1V
Phone: +353 69 64129
Fax: +353 69 63188
Email: customerservices@limerick.ie
Opening Hours: 9am to 5pm.

Newcastle West:
Address: Áras William Smith O'Brien, Newcastle West, County Limerick, V42 EH73
Phone: +353 69 62100
Fax: +353 69 62861
Email: customerservices@limerick.ie
Opening Hours: 9am to 5pm.