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Tipperary County Council Civic Offices, Clonmel | Civic Offices, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary
Tipperary County Council Civic Offices, Clonmel | Civic Offices, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary

Environmental Awareness Programmes

National Recycling Week

National Recycling Week takes place during the first week in October each year. This is a national awareness campaign led by REPAK and supported by each Local Authority in the County. National Recycling Week aims to remind the public why recycling is import and how recycling can reduce our impact on the environment. A competition is run each year with primary schools.

National Tree Week

Tipperary County Council are proud to support National Tree Week each year.

As part of National Tree Week the Tree Council of Ireland donates a limited number of free saplings to Tipperary County Council for distribution to schools and local community groups.

At the Supervalu Tidy Towns South East regional awards held on the 7th November in Kilkenny, Tipperary received awards in all categories and won a total of nine medals in addition to other awards. In the small villages section with a population under 200 – both Terryglass and Birdhill were the recipients of a gold medal. The village of Emly was awarded a gold medal and Silvermines received a silver medal for villages with populations between 200 and 1000. Kilsheelan received a gold medal in the small towns section. In the large town section, Cahir, Roscrea and Nenagh received bronze medals and the final gold medal went to Clonmel in the large urban district category. Clonmel was also the overall national winner of the “Lets get buzzing” Local Authority Pollinator Award, which is aimed at conserving and enhancing wildlife in towns and villages. Silvermines Enhancement Group received a Water Communities award. In the County Endeavour Section, awards were made to the villages of Ballysloe and Killusty.
Tipperary had 77 entries, which was the seconded highest number and accounted for 9% of the overall entry of 883.

General News
Wednesday, 7 November, 2018 - 15:00

Tipperary County Council salutes our 2018 Tidy Towns

Towns and villages across Tipperary had another outstanding year following the announcement of the 2018 Super Valu Tidytowns winners recently.

Waste Collection

Incentivised Structure for household waste collection.

On 27 June 2017, the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Denis Naughten, T.D., confirmed that a more flexible framework for waste collection charges has been approved by Government, to allow for a range of charging options and not to impose a compulsory per-kilogramme charging system on waste collector.

Waste Management Bye Laws 2018

Tipperary County Council, pursuant to Section 35(1) of the Waste Management Act 1996 and Section 199(1) of the Local Government Act 2001 and in accordance with Part 19 of the Local Government Act 2001, hereby makes the following bye-laws: Tipperary (Waste Management) Bye-laws, 2018

These bye-laws shall enter into operation on the 11th of October 2018.