​Waterways Ireland ​undertakes Public Consultations as required under the legislation and as good practice.

Current Public Consultations

There are currently no consultations open. ​​





U​​​pcoming P​​ublic Consultations

PolicyPolicy aimBrief descriptionContact person


Recent Consultations

Waterways Ireland Draft Heritage Plan 2016 - 2020

The Draft Heritage Plan Consultation Period closed Friday the 6th November. Waterways Ireland are reviewing all submissions and hope to issue the final Heritage Plan within the coming months. The Draft Heritage Plan is still available to download. Many thanks to all for their participation to date. 

For more information:

Call: +353 (0)61 922 141

Email: heritageplan@waterwaysireland.org

Lough Erne (Navigation) (Amendment)  Bye-Laws (Northern Ireland) 2015

Waterways Ireland propose to make amendments to the Lough Erne Bye-laws. The public consultation closed on the 22nd May 2015 and the feedback received is now being considered and the proposed bye-laws may be amended before submission to the Minister and enactment. 

For more information 

Call: +44 (0)28 6632 3004 and ask for John Kempton.

Email: john.kempton@waterwaysireland.org

Disability Action Plan 2015-2017

Waterways Ireland is committed to promoting positive attitudes towards people with disabilities and encouraging their participation in public life.  Waterways Ireland consulted on our Draft Disability Action Plan from Jan - Mar 2015. The draft Plan is aligned with guidance from the Equality Commission of Northern Ireland in accordance with Section 49A of the Disability Discrimination Act, 1995 (as amended by the Discrimination (NI) Order, 2006).Feedback received was considered and the Disability Action Plan 2015-2017 is now being implemented and has been published on this website.​

For more information: 

Email: caroline.mccarroll@waterwaysireland.org

Post to: Waterways Ireland​, 2 Sligo Road, Enniskillen, Co Fermanagh, BT74 7JY​ 

Telephone: +44 (0) 28 6634 6252                          

Text Phone: +44 (0) 28 6634 6232


For further information

Waterways Ireland​, 2 Sligo Road, Enniskillen, Co Fermanagh, BT74 7JY​

Email: caroline.mccarroll@waterwaysireland.org

 Telephone: +44 (0) 28 6634 6252                          

Text Phone: +44 (0) 28 6634 623