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Galway Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade

Wastewater Project

Upgrading the wastewater treatment plants in Ballinasloe, Co. Galway as part of €500,000 investment.

Uisce Éireann, working in partnership with Galway County Council, is investing €500,000 to undertake essential upgrade works to wastewater treatment plant in Ballinasloe, Co. Galway. These improvement works include upgrades to the inlet works and storm water management at the facility.



  • Upgrade existing infrastructure at the plant and provide new elements where defects identified
  • Improve the performance of the wastewater treatment process
  • Prolong the operational life of the existing plant
  • Reduce the risk of storm water flooding
  • Ensure compliance with Urban Wastewater Treatment Regulations 2001


  • Upgrade the inlet works at the plant
  • Install a storm water storage tanks
  • Install 2 No. pumping stations at the site to upgrade storm water management
  • Works will be carried out within the footprint of the plant therefore minimising disruption to residents and businesses in the surrounding area