About Us

Limerick City and County Council (Comhairle Cathrach agus Contae Luimnigh) is the authority responsible for local government in the City of Limerick and County Limerick in Ireland.

It came into operation on 1st June 2014 after the 2014 local elections.

It is a merger of Limerick City Council and Limerick County Council under the provisions of the Local Government Reform Act 2014.


The city and county administration is headed by Director General, Dr. Pat Daly. The corporate headquarters are based in Merchant’s Quay, Limerick.


John Moran is the Mayor of Limerick. He was elected to the position on 11th June 2024.

To contact the Mayor of the City and County of Limerick please email mayor@limerick.ie. Find out about protocol for invitations to the Mayor here.

Electoral Areas & Councillors

Limerick City and County Council has six electoral areas (three in the metropolitan district of Limerick) and the other three are in Adare-Rathkeale, Newcastle West and Cappamore-Kilmallock and 40 councillors. Find out more about Limerick's Metropolitan and Municipal Districts.

Organisation Vision and Strategic Objectives

Limerick City and County Council’s Corporate Plan is a strategic framework for actions over the five years to 2024 and is a central component of our business architecture, linking policy, organisational activity, governance, performance management and actions. You can view the Plan here.