Motor Tax/Cash Office
In order to comply with the Local Authority Services Framework for Covid-19, the Motor Tax & Cash Office counters are currently closed.
Customers are encouraged to renew their motor tax online at www.motortax.ie or by post.
A secure drop box is available at the main entrance to Laois County Council where completed applications can be submitted.
For Motor Tax queries please call 05786 74305/05786 64000 and we will revert to you in due course.
Cash Office payments can continue be made to Laois County Council over the phone by calling 05786 74308. Monday to Friday 09:30 to 15:30.
If we are unable to take your call, please leave a message and we will revert to you as soon as possible.
Further information is available here
1) Can I top up on line?
Yes – all payment options are HERE
2) What can I pay for on the internet?
Users can pay parking fines, motor tax, water charges and pay their NPPR (Non Principal Private Residence) charges. All payment options are HERE
3) What are the opening hours of the landfill?
Full details regarding Kyletalesha Landfill and Portlaoise Recycling Centre can be found under the Environment pages on the website.
4) What are the opening hours of the Cash Office?
Cash Office counters are currently closed to the public in line with Covid-19 guidelines.
5) How can I use the Landfill?
Information regarding charges are available to view here: Landfill
To dispose of rubbish you must obtain a “keyfob” from the Cash Office in County Hall – Opening hours are Monday to Friday: 9.30am – 3.30pm . You have to bring in a Photo ID e.g. passport and proof of your current address e.g. a utility bill.
Once you have a keyfob you will be able to top it up ONLINE.
6) Where is the Landfill?
The Landfill is located in Kyletalesha, on the Mountmellick Road about 5 km outside of Portlaoise.
Details of opening hours etc are available to view here: Landfill
7) What does the landfill recycle?
Portlaoise Recycling Centre is located at Kyletalesha Landfill. Here you can recycle numerous items – full details are available on Portlaoise Recycling Centre