Designated Public Officials For Lobbying

Section 6 (4) of the Lobbying Act 2015 requires each public body to publish a list showing the name, grade and brief details of the role and responsibilities of each “designated public official” of that body.

Lar PowerLeitrim County CouncilChief Executive
Mary QuinnLeitrim County CouncilDirector of Services
Housing, Corporate Services, Community and Cultural Services
Manorhamilton Municipal District
Joseph GilhoolyLeitrim County CouncilDeputy Chief Executive/Director of Services           
Economic Development, Planning and Infrastructural Services
Carrick-on-Shannon Municipal District
Vincent DwyerLeitrim County CouncilHead of Finance/Director of Services
Water, Environment, Climate Action and Emergency Services
Ballinamore Municipal District

Section (6)(1)(d) of the Act provides that the elected members of Leitrim County Council are regarded as Designated Public Officials for the purposes of the Act.

The combined executive and elected members list of Leitrim County Council’s “designated public officials” for the purpose of the Act is available at: Designated Public Officials.pdf

There are 3 Strategic Policy Committees (SPC) listed below and the Leitrim County Council SPC Membership 2019-2024 is available at: SPC-membership-2019-2024.pdf

  1. Planning, Economic Development and Infrastructure
  2. Housing, Community and Culture
  3. Environment, Climate Action and Agriculture

For further information on the Act, visit the Register of Lobbying website on

  • EU Sturctural Fund
  • European Union
  • Leitrim Sports