Saturday 28th March 2020 County Council Offices Closed
Meath County Council has confirmed that all their offices, including Motor Tax and Planning, are now closed to the public with immediate effect and will remain closed until further notice.
The Council is advising customers not call to the offices for any reason as they will not be able to gain access.
The Customer Services team will be available to take calls during normal working hours and the out of hours emergency line (1890 445 335) will also operate as usual.
Planning and other applications can only be accepted in the post boxes outside the building, there will be no facility to lodge applications at the public counters. Motor Tax renewals should be done on-line.
Face to face meetings with staff cannot be accommodated other than to deal with emergency situations and subject to social distancing requirements.
Commentating on the revised arrangements Chief Executive Jackie Maguire said “we sincerely thank the public for their patience and understanding during these very difficult times. Our priority now is to comply with the new directions from Government and to do what we can to protect our staff and our customers while at the same time ensuring that we continue to safely provide essential and vital public services. We would like to re-assure everyone that staff are on hand to deal with any emergency situation that might arise during this period. We encourage everyone to follow the guidelines, to stay at home as much as possible and to take all necessary precautions to stay safe.”