Canal Bye Laws

Waterways Ireland has drafted revisions to the Byelaws governing the Grand & Royal Canals Navigation. These proposed changes aim to:

  • Enhance accessibility and reduce congestion on waterways.
  • Improve waterway management through the implementation of annual registration fees and permits.
  • Enhance water quality.
  • Prioritize health and safety for both waterway users and those nearby.
  • Promote further advancement and development of waterways.

Public consultation on Waterways Irelands draft revisions closes on the 27th of October. To make a submission and to find more information click HERE.