Environment Home Page

Welcome to the Environment Section of Kilkenny County Council.

Our Core Objective is to promote and protect the environment of County Kilkenny in a sustainable manner for the benefit of current and future generations.

Please play your part in keeping Kilkenny's environment clean!

New Greener Home Hints Guide Launched (Feb 2017)

A free 12 page Green Hints Guide has been launched to assist householders to decorate homes and repurpose old furniture in a cost effective, environmentally friendly way.

Download your copy here

New EPA Publications (Feb 2017)

New EPA System Check Booklet "Have you Checked your Well Water Supply?"

Download your copy here

New EPA System Check Booklet "Have you Completed a Septic Tank System Check?"

Download your copy here


Related Links:

Environment Department – Schedule of Standard Fees

Emergency Outside Office Hours

If you require the service of the Local Authority for an emergency outside of normal business hours please note the following:

Persons requiring the Fire Service for an emergency should Dial 112 and no other number

For all water related queries 1850 278 278 (Irish Water)

For any other emergency the public are advised to ring 1890 252654


Opening Hours
Monday to Friday
9am to 5pm
(Closed Lunch Time 1pm - 2pm)

Contact Information
County Hall,
John Street, Kilkenny City
Phone: 056 - 7794470
Email: environment@kilkennycoco.ie

Environment Department– Standard Fees


Kilkenny County Council, County Hall, John Street, Kilkenny R95 A39T
Tel: +353 (0) 56 7794000 | Fax: +353 (0) 56 7794004
info@kilkennycoco.ie | Emergency outside office hours: 1890 252 654
Water Queries : 1850 278 278 ( Irish Water )
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