Public Participation in the Identification of Bathing Waters

The Department of the Environment Heritage and Local Government is coordinating a public participation process for the identification of Bathing Waters under the Bathing Waters Directive and the Bathing Water Quality Regulations 2008 (SI No. 79 of 2008).

Limerick City Council is required under the 2008 Regulations to identify bathing waters annually.

Information on the criteria to be used in identifying bathing waters can be found at

The Department accordingly invites comments from interested parties in relation to the identification of Bathing Waters. Comments should be emailed to

Last update:25/07/2011