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Private Water Supply Information and Advice

Local authorities provide information and advice to owners of unregulated private water supplies about water quality, contamination risks and how to keep their supply safe.

Emergency Out of Hours Details

Fire: 999 / 112

The emergency number outside of office hours for the following services are;

  • Roads - 0818 06 5003
  • Housing (Emergency Electrical and Plumbing issues only) - 0818 06 5003
  • Water and Wastewater - 1800 278 278
  • For all other queries, please contact the Customer Service Desk
    between the hours of 9.30-4.30, Mon-Fri at +353 (0)818 06 5000
    or email:

Related Information

Discharge to Sewer

These guidance notes have been prepared to assist persons in the preparation of an application for a licence to discharge effluent to sewer.

The document should be read with reference to the Application Form available from the licensing authority.
The information contained herein is for guidance only and should not be interpreted as definitive as regards the information a Licensing Authority may seek in respect of a licence

Guidance is provided on the following matters:

Tap Tips

The Tap Tips Website is a comprehensive resource to promote awareness of Water Conservation.

Here you can find a wealth of information, fact sheets and fun downloads for adults and children to promote the conservation of water, at home, work and school.
Please visit the link below for Tap Tips.

Tap Tips Website

Water and Waste Water Charges

The Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government has stated that the circa €537 million per annum in Government subvention of Irish Water in 2015 and 2016 will be conditional on the average water charge for households being €240 per year, subject to final assessment by the Commission for Energy Regulation.

Water and Waste Water Connections

From 11 July 2017 Water and Wastewater connections.

Irish Water is now your contact point for all water and wastewater connections.

Please note that existing Tipperary County Council application forms will no longer be accepted by Irish Water or Tipperary County Council after this date.

Visit for application forms and further information.

For more information
Irish Water Contact Details: