In Progress

What is involved?

  • Connect the Ballycastle Water Supply with the adjacent Ballina Regional Water Supply Scheme network approximately 6km away through the existing Lacken Reservoir
  • Install two new booster stations
  • Decommission of existing water treatment plant and reservoir at the Ballyknock source


  • Safeguard the water supply to this area.
  • Improve water quality and water treatment standards.
  • Ensure compliance with current drinking water quality regulations.


  • Works have recently commenced in the area.
  • The new pipeline will be installed from the existing Lacken reservoir (Ballina RWSS), into the Ballycastle Public Water Supply along the L-5I87, L-1114 and R-314 to Ballycastle village.
  • Temporary road closures will be required and diversions will be outlined and sign posted.
  • We will endeavour to maintain local access for residents and emergency traffic during the works

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