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Ballyragget Water Treatment Plant works due to be completed within next two weeks but drinking restriction for infants under six months remains in place

Work to upgrade the water treatment system in Ballyragget is progressing well and Irish Water expects to put the new treatment processes into operation within the next fortnight.

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5 April 2018

Arklow Wastewater Treatment Plant project progressing to benefit local community

The project will benefit the community & tourist industry and includes:

  • New wastewater treatment plant to treat a population of 36,000
  • Sewer pipelines to bring untreated wastewater to plant
  • Outfall pipe to safely discharge treated effluent to the Irish Sea

15 March 2018

Customers connected to new water main in Redcross in Wicklow improving water supply to homes and businesses in the area

€100,000 project has improved the water supply for customers

  • Improved water pressure 
  • Reduced leakage on the network
  • Upgraded fire hydrants and connections

7 March 2018

Boil Water Notice Lifted with immediate effect on Aughrim Annacurra Public Water Supply

Mechanical failure has been resolved

  • Water supply is safe to drink
  • Water supply compliant with drinking water regulations
  • 24-hour customer care line 1850 278 278. 

6 March 2018

Irish Water and 6 Local Authorities update on Greater Dublin Region water supply restrictions

Aftermath of Storm Emma has significant impact on water network

  • Irish Water and the six Greater Dublin Region Local Authorities had to act to protect homes and businesses in Dublin and avoid widespread outages
  • Demand for drinking water outstripped the supply
  • Pressure management will apply 8pm tonight to 6am

5 March 2018

Boil Water Notice Lifted on Barndarrig Public Water Supply

Boil Water Notice Lifted with on Barndarrig Public Water Supply

  • Chlorination system repaired and water supply is safe to drink
  • Boil Water Notice was a precautionary measure to protect users
  • Water supply is compliant with drinking water regulations

5 March 2018

Water pressure will be reduced in Dublin for 12 hour period in a bid to avoid widespread outages

Reduction in water pressure in Dublin for 12 hour period required

  • 10% increase in demand from Friday to Sunday
  • Reduced water pressure in parts of Wicklow, Kildare and Meath
  • Essential services will be prioritised

3 March 2018

Water supply under pressure in areas of Co Wicklow due to increased demand

Boil Water Notices remain in place for Aughrim/Annacurra and Barndarrig

  • Extremely cold weather conditions hampering repairs
  • Water treatment plants struggling to keep up with demand
  • Customers asked to conserve water

2 March 2018

Boil Water Notice issued on the Barndarrig Public Water Supply

Notice issued following a mechanical failure at the water treatment plant

  • Weather conditions hampering repairs
  • We are working to lift notice ASAP
  • Customer care line open at 1850 278 278

1 March 2018

Boil Water Notice Issued on Aughrim Annacurra Public Water Supply

There has been a mechanical failure of the chlorination system

  • Extremely cold weather conditions hampering repairs
  • No repairs can take place during Red Weather Warning
  • Update to be issued Friday 02 March

3 February 2018

Boil Water Notice lifted with immediate effect for all units within the Woodstock Business Park Kilcoole Co Wicklow

Boil Water Notice lifted with immediate effect for all areas supplied by the Vartry Water Treatment Plant

  • Boil Water Notice lifted for all units within the Woodstock Business Park
  • Boil Water Notice was put in place as a precautionary measure
  • Water supply is now meeting all drinking water standards

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