Climate Change Adaptation Plan

The Flood Risk Management Climate Change Adaptation Plan has been prepared under the remit of the National Climate Change Adaptation Framework.  It sets out the approach to climate change adaptation of the Office of Public Works (OPW), the lead agency for flood risk management in Ireland.

29 May 15


Images of the treasure trove of artefacts found at Rathfarnham Castle by OPW

Mr. Simon Harris, TD, Minister of State with special responsibility for the Office of Public Works (OPW) and Minister Heather Humphreys, TD, Minister for Arts, Heritage and Gaeltacht today (30 October) announced the discovery of a unique assemblage of artefacts in Rathfarnham Castle.

30 October 14


Making Payments to OPW

e-Day, set for the 19th of September 2014, is the date from which Government Departments, Local Authorities and State Agencies will no longer use cheques in their dealings with businesses.

29 July 14


OPW YouTube

Check out our latest videos from recent exhibitions and events.

29 July 14


Monthly update on drawdown of funds by Local Authorities for Coastal Storm Damage Repairs

OPW is the lead State body for the coordination & implementation of Government policy on the management of flood risk in Ireland. This role also includes close liaison with a range of local authorities, organisations and stakeholders that also have responsibilities for managing flood risk in Ireland. The aim is to minimise the impacts of flooding on society, households and businesses.

10 October 14