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An ambitious county of thriving communities with limitless opportunities.

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Planning and Development

Cork County Council's Planning Department is responsible for the orderly and sustainable development of the County.

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The Housing Directorate aims to facilitate the provision of suitable, quality and cost-effective accommodation and housing support.

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Cork County Library’s service is delivered through a network of 25 branches and 4 mobile libraries, located across the county.

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Motor Tax

Motor Tax in Ireland is a charge imposed by the Irish Government on motor vehicles.  Some vehicles are exempt but all must display a current tax disc if used in a public place.  You can pay your motor tax through your local Motor Taxation Office.

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Roads and Transport

Cork County Council’s Roads Directorate is responsible for the maintenance of the largest road network (12,200 km) of any local authority in the country.

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The Arts Office, as part of the County Library Service, it is responsible for the provision of the Arts throughout County Cork.

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Heritage and Conservation

Heritage belongs to everyone and is a part of our lives everyday, even if we don’t know it!

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The Environment Department monitors, analyses and reports on the quality of air, water and waste water in County Cork, in accordance with EU and national legislation.

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Municipal Districts

The Municipal Districts are responsible for overseeing a large number of important, citizen-focused services.

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Information on Greenways

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Cork County Council is playing a pivotal role in the economic and community development of your county, and will be even more proactive in promoting the well-being and quality of life of our citizens and communities into the future.

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Fire & Building Control

Cork County Council provides a fire and rescue service from 20 fire stations, which are located throughout the county.

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Water Services, Coastal and Flood Projects

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Safety Education

Information on Water, Farm and Road Safety.