Environment Home Page

The core objective of the Environment Section of Kilkenny County Council is to promote and protect the environment of County Kilkenny in a sustainable manner for the benefit of current and future generations.

Household Waste Survey



Please play your part in keeping Kilkenny's environment clean!

New My Waste Website

Irelands Guide to Waste

My Waste, is a one stop shop where you will find everything you need to know about how to manage your waste responsibly and efficiently. Browse this site for local waste services, recycling facilities, information on preventing, reusing and disposing of waste.

This website gives details;

  • what to do with your waste
  • what to recycle
  • where you can dispose of your waste
  • why you must dispose of your waste

visit Mywaste.ie Ireland's official guide to managing your waste.


Environmental Publications

A Plain English Guide to Common Environmental Terms by the National Adult Literacy Agency

Greener Home Hints - Tips & ideas on a greener way to do it yourself

EPA System Check Booklet Have you Checked your Well Water Supply?

EPA System Check Booklet Have you Completed a Septic Tank System Check


Related Links:

Environment Department – Schedule of Standard Fees

Data Protection Privacy Statement for County Kilkenny Waste Management Bye-Laws 2018

County Kilkenny Waste Management Bye-laws 2018


Opening Hours
Monday to Friday
9am to 5pm
(Closed Lunch Time 1pm - 2pm)

Contact Information
County Hall,
John Street, Kilkenny City
Phone: 056 - 7794470
Email: environment@kilkennycoco.ie

Environment Department– Standard Fees