Traveller Accommodation

The Traveller Accommodation Unit of the Housing Department is responsible for the housing needs of the travelling community within the Fingal area, which numbers approximately 400 families

Traveller Accommodation Programme

Under the Housing (Traveller Accommodation) Act, 1998, the Council is required in consultation with travellers and the general public to prepare and adopt a five year Traveller Accommodation Programme.  The current Accommodation Programme covers the period 2014 – 2018.
Under Section 21 of the Housing Act (Traveller Accommodation) 1998 a Local Authority is required to appoint an Accommodation Consultative Committee, comprised of Councillors, Traveller Representatives and Council Officials.

Illegal Encampment

To notify the Traveller Accommodation Unit about an illegal encampment please telephone (01) 8905594 or email

Traveller Accommodation Programme 2014 -2018
Traveller Accommodation Programme 2009 to 2013