The following arrangements are in place for Wicklow County Council Offices and the Municipal District Offices for week commencing Monday 7th December, 2020. Arrangements will be kept under review and updated in accordance with Government announcements. Wicklow County Council would like to thank members of the public in advance for their patience and understanding. The safety of our employees and members of the public remain our priority.
Visiting Council Offices: Members of the public are encouraged not to visit the public offices unnecessarily and when doing so are requested to wear a face covering and adhere to the measures which have been put in place to facilitate physical distancing to ensure the safety of staff and members of the public.
Wicklow County Council, County Buildings, Wicklow: Opening hours 9.30 am to 12.30 pm and from 2.00 pm to 4.00 pm. The Central Customer Service area will facilitate members of the public presenting for Motor Tax, Housing, Planning and Environment services. Where possible payments can be made electronically or by phone, motor taxation can be also be renewed online or submitted by post. Planning applications can also be submitted by post
Libraries: All of Wicklow county Council’s 13 public libraries and mobile library have reopened for “browsing and borrowing”. During current Covid restrictions, Wicklow County Council’s library services can also be availed of online. There are a wide range of services available to the public, for example: e-books, downloadable audio books, online newspapers, e-magazines and online language learning. A PIN can be obtained from library staff by phoning or emailing your local library, or Library HQ. Book home delivery service is available during restriction periods to all areas in county Wicklow aimed at people living alone or cocooning. Details of your local library are on www.wicklow.ie/living/services/libraries.
Community Call: The County Wicklow Community Call helpline service continues and will operate Monday to Friday, 9.00 am to 5.00 pm. Telephone: 1800 868 399 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Trained staff are available to co-ordinate assistance to elderly and vulnerable persons
‘Keep Well’ Campaign: Remember to look after your mental health and wellbeing. Find out what is available in your local community by visiting www.wicklow.ie/wellbeing for tips and resources on how to stay connected, mind your mood, or switch off and take part in activities either indoor or outdoor. Recipes and tips on eating well can be found there also.
Members of the public can contact our offices via the following numbers/email addresses:
|Wicklow County Council, County Buildings, Wicklow.||Telephone|
|Local Enterprise Office (LEO)||0404 email@example.com|
|Motor Taxation (Motor taxation can be renewed online and or posted to County Buildings for processing – counter service closes at 3.30 p.m. daily)||0404-20100 for appointments0404 20141 for Motor tax firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Revenue||0404-20100 for appointments0404 20128 for Revenue queries||Revenue@wicklowcoco.ie|
|Customer Service||0404 email@example.com|
The Municipal District offices at Bray, Greystones, Arklow, Wicklow and Baltinglass/Blessington are open from 9.30 am to 12.30 pm and from 2.00 pm to 4.00 pm. contact details below:
- Blessington Motor Tax office: Open to members of the public on Tuesdays between the hours of 9.30 am to 12.30 p.m. and from 2.00 p.m. to 3.30 p.m.
- Bray Motor Tax office: Open to the public on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays between the hours 9.30 am to 12.00 pm and from 2.00 pm to 3.30 pm.
- Housing services, Bray Municipal District: Members of the public are asked to make contact in advance at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephoning (01) 2744900 if they wish to make an appointment to meet with a member of the housing staff in the Bray Municipal District Offices.
|Municipal District Offices||Contact numbers|
|Bray Municipal District||01 email@example.com|
|Arklow Municipal District||0402 42700||Arklowmunicipaldistrict@wicklowcoco.ie|
|Greystones Municipal District||01 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Baltinglass Municipal District||045 891222||baltinglassMD@wicklowcoco.ie|
|Blessington Office||045 email@example.com|
|Tinahely Office||0402 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Wicklow Municipal District||0404 email@example.com|
Recycling Facilities at Bray, Wicklow, Arklow, Avoca and Rampere remain open this Saturday and on weekdays. Further details are available on the Council’s Website.
Car Parks: Carparks at Glendalough, Brittas Bay and Laragh remain open including other carparks throughout the districts. The carpark at Luggala is closed.
Re-opening Business: Outdoor tables and chairs licensing under section 254, to support social distancing for business to re-open is extended to the end of March, 2021
Your Local Enterprise Office: The LEO is the first stop shop for business supports and offers a range of supports to business impacted by COVID-19 including training, mentoring and access to funding.
For more information on these supports please see: https://www.localenterprise.ie/Wicklow/Financial-Supports/COVID-19/ and https://www.localenterprise.ie/response/
Please call 0404 30800 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org to start the conversation
Further information in relation to all Wicklow County Council Services are available on the Council’s website: www.wicklow.ie.