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Environment Department

Placeholder image The Environment Department has responsibility for a wide range of areas. We are responsible for the following areas :

  • Litter - Our wardens prevent and control litter, illegal dumping and illegal burning.
  • Awareness - We aim to increase environmental awareness, and run school visits to promote environmental awareness among our younger citizens.
  • Cleansing - Our cleansing department clean the roads and streets of our villages and towns.
  • Our Civic Amenity Sites in Dungarvan and Waterford City provide an opportunity for citizens to dispose of waste and recycling responsibly.
  • Waterford City & County Dog Shelter.

  • Access to Information on the Environment
    European Communities (Access to Information on the Environment)(Amendment) 2007 - 2014 (S.I. No. 133 of 2007 and S.I. No. 662 of 2011 and S.I. 615 of 2014) (hereafter referred to as the AIE Regulations), give legal rights to those seeking to access information on the environment from public authorities. This section contains that information.

    Recycling List Ireland
    To keep up with international standards in recycling, the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment have drawn up a list of the materials you can put in your household recycle bin. Please make sure items are clean, dry and placed loosely in the bin. If it’s not on the list, it’s not in the recycle bin.

  • Your new household recycling list!
  • Contact the Environment Department

    0761 10 20 20

    • Environment Department, 4th Floor, Menapia Building, The Mall, Waterford, X91 PK15.  [ view on a map ]

    Opening Hours Monday to Friday, 9:30am to 1:00pm and 2:00pm to 4:00pm.

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