Council offices to reopen
Donegal County Council
offices will reopen on an incremental and managed
basis, with effect from today, Thursday 16th July
and there will be a number of protocols in operation
for staff and the public, as follows:
1. Where business is essential, people visiting
Council premises are expected to observe and use the
hand sanitisation facility, social distancing and to
follow other directions given at the location by
2. The public should follow signage on how to queue
up and be spaced apart as they make their way to
counters. It is expected that queues may extend
outside the buildings and you should be prepared for
queuing outside in poor weather.
3. Only one person will be allowed to proceed to the
public counter. The remaining people in any group
will be asked to wait outside.
Although council offices are now opening to the
public, people are encouraged to continue to contact
the Council by phone, email and online.
Motor Tax Service
Online: The online system has been used extensively
since the offices closed and the public are being
asked to continue to use this service. In this
regard, you can get help by calling the Council or
For motor tax services that are not currently
available online, motor tax counters will be open on
Tuesdays and Thursdays with effect from Thursday
16th July 2020.
All forms are available at
www.donegalcoco.ie and the Motor Tax department
be contacted by phone on 074 91 53900 or by email at