Welcome to "Your Council" Westmeath County Council, as a local authority, performs two roles:
- Representational Role
- Operational / Executive Role
The Representational Role is performed directly by the elected members of the Council.
The Operational / Executive Role is performed by the Council staff, under the leadership of the County Manager and the management team.
Westmeath County Council has a key role to play in industrial development and enterprise as recognised in the County Development Plan
Westmeath County Council consists of 23 elected members representing 5 electoral areas.
View the management structure of Westmeath County Council
The monthly meetings provide a general forum where your elected representatives discuss issues relevant to the well-being of the county.
View the various publications, reports, Service indicators and other measures already in place within the local government sector to indicate performance.
Download the Annual Report, Coporate Plan and the Irish Language Official Scheme publications.
All of our publicly advertised jobs are advertised on this site and in the local and national printed media.
You can't vote unless you're registered. Check if you're on the Register of Electors, if you're eligible to vote and apply online for registration.