CHRISTMAS CLOSING ARRANGEMENTS
Is mian le Comhairleoir, Concobhar Ó hAimhirgín, Cathaoirleach Comhairle Chontae Laoise, Comhaltaí de Comhairle Chontae Laoise agus an Bainistíocht agus Foirne, Nollaig agus Athbhliain Shona Sábháilte a ghuí ar ár gcustaiméirí, iar-fhostaithe agus cairde sa mbaile agus thar lear.
Councillor Conor Bergin, Cathaoirleach of Laois County Council, the Members of Laois County Council and the Management and Staff wish all our customers, former employees and friends both at home and away, a safe and Happy Christmas & New Year.
Socruithe do Shaoire na Nollaig
Christmas Holiday Arrangements
Áras an Chontae, Portlaoise
Áras an Chontae, Portlaoise
Our offices will close to the public from 1.00 pm on Thursday 23rd December 2021 with telephone access available up to 4.00 pm. The offices will re-open on Thursday 30th and Friday 31st December 2021 with access by appointment from 9.30 am to 1.00 pm each day. Telephone access will be available from 9.00 am to 5.00 pm each day. The offices will also be closed on Monday 3rd January 2022. To report an issue on water supply/water quality or wastewater please contact Irish Water on 1800 278278.
An Roinn Pleanála,
The Planning Department is currently open by appointment only and will close at 1.00pm on Thursday, 23rd December 2021 and will re-open at 9.30 a.m. on Thursday, 30th December 2021. On Friday 31st December 2021, the Planning Department will close at 12 noon with business returning by appointment only from Tuesday, 4th January 2022. Pre-planning meetings are suspended until Thursday, 6th January 2022.
Mótarchánach, Oifig Airgid
Motor Tax, Payments Office
The Motor Tax and Cash Office (Payments Office) will close at 1.00 p.m. on Thursday, 23rd December 2021 and will re-open for business from 9.30 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. on Thursday 30th December 2021. On Friday 31st December 2021, the Motor Tax & Cash Offices will close to the public at 12 noon. Business will resume on Tuesday 4th January 2022 from 9.30 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. For standard motor tax renewals, customers should avail of the online option at www.motortax.ie. or alternatively by post.
Seiceáil do chraobh áitiúil i gcóir sonraí.
Please check your local branch or www.laois.ie for details.
Líonadh Talún Kyletalesha, Ionad athchúrsála Phort Laoise agus Ionad athchúrsála Cúil an tSúdaire
Kyletalesha Landfill, Portlaoise Recycling Centre and Portarlington Recycling Centre
Feidhmeoidh Líonadh Talún Kyletalesha, Ionad athchúrsala Phort Laoise agus Líonadh Talún Cúil an tSúdaire mar seo leanas le linn saoire na Nollaig.
Kyletalesha Landfill, Portlaoise Recycling Centre and Portarlington Recycling Centre will operate as follows over the Christmas Holiday period:
|Date||Kyletalesha Landfill &
Portlaoise Recycling Centre
|Portarlington Recycling Centre|
|Thursday, 23rd December, 2021||8.00 a.m. – 3.30 p.m.||Closed|
|Friday, 24th December, 2021||Closed||Closed|
|Saturday, 25th December, 2021||Closed||Closed|
|Sunday, 26th December 2021||Closed||Closed|
|Monday, 27th December 2021||Closed||Closed|
|Tuesday, 28th December 2021||Closed||Closed|
|Wednesday, 29th December 2021||8.00 a.m. – 3.30 p.m.||8.00 a.m. – 3.30 p.m.|
|Thursday, 30th December 2021||8.00 a.m. – 3.30 p.m.||Closed|
|Friday, 31st December 2021||8.00 a.m. – 3.30 p.m.||8.00 a.m. – 3.30 p.m.|
|Saturday, 1st January 2022||Closed||Closed|
|Sunday 2nd January 2022||Closed||Closed|
|Monday, 3rd January 2022||Closed||Closed|
|Tuesday, 4th January 2022||8.00 a.m. – 3.30 p.m.||Closed|
|Wednesday, 5th January 2022||8.00 a.m. – 3.30 p.m.||8.00 a.m. – 3.30 p.m.|
Coiméad Laois slachtmhar le do thoil le linn tréimhse na Nollaig
Please remember to keep Laois tidy during the Christmas period
The Laois Dog Pound/Shelter will be closed from Friday, 24th December to Wednesday, 29th December 2021 (inclusive) and on Saturday 1st January 2022 to Monday, 3rd January 2022 (inclusive). The Dog Pound/Shelter will be open on Thursday, 30th December and Friday, 31st December 2021 between 10.00 a.m. and 12.30 p.m. for the public to bring in stray, reclaim or rehome dogs by appointment only. The Laois Dog Pound/Shelter will re-open as normal on Tuesday, 4th January 2022 – 10.00 a.m. to 12.30 p.m by appointment only. The Dog Pound/Shelter is closed on Wednesdays.
Always remember to keep your dog under effectual control and accompanied at all times in a public place. Ensure your dog has a microchip & certificate of ownership and a current/valid licence, available at all post offices or online at: www.licences.ie
TELEPHONE: (057) 8734067/086 – 2556298. E-MAIL: email@example.com
Stay safe this Christmas Season and adhere to Covid guidelines