Leitrim County Council Guide To Services During COVID-19 Pandemic

 Leitrim County Council Guide to services during COVID-19 Pandemic

While access to the offices of Leitrim County Council is controlled  during the current COVID 19 Pandemic, customers and citizens are requested to consider using an alternative means to accessing our services, to reduce the risk to public health and in accordance with the current social distancing protocols as set out by the HSE.


Contact Details

Our primary contact details are as follows:  telephone 071 9620005 or email:  customerservices@leitrimcoco.ie  

Correspondence (excluding cash) can be sent to the Council at:

Leitrim County Council

Áras an Chontae,


County Leitrim

N41 PF67


Motor Tax

Leitrim County Council request you use the online service www.motortax.ie, as the preferred means of renewing your Motor Tax during the current crisis, if at all possible.  Your PIN for this service is the last 6 digits on the top right corner of your Vehicle Registration Cert (logbook). Our postal service for Motor Tax continues to operate as normal and where online access to the service is not practicable for users; we strongly recommend using the postal service.

Queries will also continue to be taken by phone at 071 9620005 or by email at mtax@leitrimcoco.ie

Local Enterprise Office

The Local Enterprise Office continues to operate, providing the following services:

·        Client Enquiries.

·        Professional Mentoring Services

·        Micro Finance Ireland Loan Facilities.

·        Trading Online Grants

·        Online Training Courses

·        LEAN Initiatives.

·        Business Information on all supports available during the COVID 19 crisis.

Further information is available on our website at www.localenterprise.ie/Leitrim or contact the office by telephone at 071 9650420 or by email at info@leo.leitrimcoco.ie


Housing clients are requested to avail of non-face-to-face methods of communication with the section as far as possible, for example, by telephone, email and post. Staff in our Housing section can be contacted by telephone at 071 9650426 or by email at housing@leitrimcoco.ie


Planning applications can be submitted by post or hand delivered to our post box at the lower ground floor at Áras an Chontae.
Planning applications can be viewed online on our website.  Observations on planning applications can be submitted by email or post.  For Planning enquiries please contact us by telephone on 071 9650450, or by email at planning@leitrimcoco.ie.

Fire & Emergency Services

The Fire Service continue to respond to calls via the 999/112 system. Submission of Fire Safety Certificates and Disability Access Certificates will continue to be accepted by post or preferably by email – fireoff@Leitrimcoco.ie. The building control management system (BCMS) will remain available for the submission of Commencement Notices/ 7day notices and compliance on completion certificates.


Customers wishing making to make payments should do so by online bank transfer if possible. We can also accept Debit/Credit card payments by telephone. Payments can be made using the postal service, bank draft using cheque or postal order. While the current situation continues we would prefer to receive cashless methods of payment. Please contact our Finance Dept. on 071 9620005 for a range of payment facilities.

Other Services

For all other services please contact us by phone on 071 9620005 or email at customerservices@leitrimcoco.ie

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