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COVID19 Level 5 Opening Arrangements

Opening Arrangements, Wicklow County Council Offices and Municipal District Offices (WEEK COMMENCING MONDAY 15th February 2021)

The following arrangements are in place for Wicklow County Council Offices and the Municipal District Offices for week commencing Monday, 15th February 2021.

Members of the public are asked not to visit Council offices during the period of the recently announced level 5 restrictions.     

Services to the public are by appointment only until further notice. 

Wicklow County Council, County Buildings, Wicklow: Opening hours 9.30 am to 12.30 pm and from 2.00 pm to 4.00pm by appointment only.  The Central Customer Service area will facilitate members of the public by appointment  presenting for Housing, Planning and Environmental services.    Where possible payments can be made electronically or by phone, motor taxation can and should be renewed on line during level 5 restrictions or submitted by post.  Planning applications can also be submitted by post.  If attending for an appointment members of the public will be required to complete a brief health and safety questionnaire regarding COVID 19 in order to minimise the risk of the spread of the virus, this information will be retained on file for 30 days to facilitate contact tracing if necessary but will be destroyed.  Face coverings must be worn at all times if attending council buildings.

Libraries:   During level 5 restrictions Wicklow County Council Library branches will be closed to the public. Our online services will remain available throughout the closure period. Our home delivery service, will be operational during the restrictions, for details of days and routes, please contact your local branch or alternatively see

Community Call hours:  The County Wicklow Community Call helpline service continues and will operate Monday to Friday 9.00 am to 5.00pm. Telephone:   1800 868 399 or email  Trained staff are available to co-ordinate assistance to elderly and vulnerable persons


‘Keep Well’ Campaign:  Remember to look after your mental health and wellbeing.  Find out what is available in your local community by visiting for tips and resources on how to stay connected, mind your mood, or switch off and take part in activities either indoor or outdoor.  Recipes and tips on eating well can be found there also. 


Wicklow County Buildings - Opening hours by Appointment only

Customer Service

Motor Tax

Cash Desk

Monday to Friday

09.30-12.30 2.00pm - 4.00pm

09.30-12.30 2.00pm - 3.30pm

09.30-12.30 2.00pm - 4.00pm


Members of the public can contact our offices via the following numbers/email addresses:

Wicklow County Council, County Buildings, Wicklow. Telephone Number Email Address


0404 20120 


0404 20148 

Local Enterprise Office (LEO)

0404 30800 

Motor Taxation (Motor taxation
can be renewed on line and or
posted to County Buildings for processing)

0404 20141 


0404 20128 


0404 20236 


0404 20181 

Customer Service

0404 20100 


Recycling Facilities at Bray, Wicklow, Arklow, Avoca and Rampere remain open weekdays and on Saturdays.  Further details are available on the Council’s Website.

Re-opening Business: Outdoor tables and chairs licensing under section 254, to support social distancing for business to re-open is extended to the end of March, 2021

Your Local Enterprise Office:  The LEO is the first stop shop for business supports and offers a range of supports to business impacted by COVID-19 including training, mentoring and access to funding.

For more information on these supports please see: and

Please call 0404 30800 or email: to start the conversation

Wicklow County Council would like to thank members of the public in advance for their patience and understanding.  The safety of our employees and members of the public remain our priority.  Measures will be kept under review in accordance with Government announcements. 

Members of the public are asked to adhere to Level 5 Restrictions, stay at home except for travel for work, education or other essential purposes or for exercise within 5km of home.



The Municipal District offices at Bray, Greystones, Arklow, Wicklow and Baltinglass/Blessington:

The Municipal District offices are open by appointment only:


Municipal District Offices:  The Municipal District offices at Bray, Greystones, Arklow, Wicklow and Baltinglass/Blessington are open from 9.30 am to 12.30 pm and from 2.00 pm to 4.00 pm. , by appointment only. In line with the current government guidelines, outdoor staff will be carrying out essential works only.

Housing services, Bray Municipal District:  Members of the public are asked to make contact in advance at or by telephoning (01) 2744900 if they wish to make an appointment to meet with a member of the housing staff in the Bray Municipal District Offices.


Municipal District Offices Telephone Number Email Address
Bray Municipal District 01 274 4900 
Arklow Municipal District 0402 42700 
Greystones Municipal District 01 287 6694 
Baltinglass Municipal District 045 891 222 
Blessington Office 045 891 222  
Tinahely Office 0402 38174 
Wicklow Municipal District 0404 20173