The Environment Department has responsibility for a wide range of areas. We are responsible for the following areas :
Caherciveen Recycling & Waste Disposal Centre – New Opening Hours from 1st May, 2018
Tues, Wed & Fridays open until 4.45pm (instead of 4.30pm).
Saturdays, earlier closing time of 2.30pm (instead of 3.30pm).
Thursdays 8.30am to 1.00pm as normal.
Dingle Recycling & Waste Disposal Centre – New Opening Hours from 1st May, 2018
Tuesdays from 8.30am to 4.45pm (previously opened afternoons only).
Thursdays from 8.30am to 1.00pm only. Closed in the afternoon (previously open full day)
Fridays until 4.45pm (instead of 4.30pm).
Saturdays earlier closing time of 2.30pm (instead of 3.30pm).
• Monitoring Beaches & Water Quality.
• Our Recycling & Waste Disposal Sites throughout Kerry provide an opportunity for people to dispose of waste and recycle items responsibly.
• Litter – Our Litter Wardens work constantly to control litter and illegal dumping.
• Waste Regulation, Air Quality & Noise Control and Septic Tanks/Site Suitability.
• Dog Control and Dog Licensing in County Kerry.
• Environmental Awareness – We aim to increase environmental awareness by working closely with local communities and schools.