Gaeltacht Service Towns

Béal an Mhuirthead (Griangraf ó Belmullet Festival ó mayococo.ie)

The following towns have been selected as possible Gaeltacht Service Towns – conditional on language plans being agreed with the communities of the various towns in accordance with the prescribed language planning criteria under the Gaeltacht Act, 2012.

Donegal: Leitir Ceanainn, An Clochán Liath and Dún na nGall

Mayo: Béal an Mhuirthead, Baile an Róba and Caisleán an Bharraigh

Galway: Cathair na Gaillimhe and An Clochán

Kerry: Daingean Uí Chúis, Trá Lí and Cathair Saidhbhín

Cork: Cathair Chorcaí and Maigh Chromtha

Waterford: Dún Garbhán

Meath: Baile Átha Buí and An Uaimh

It has been agreed by the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht with Údarás na Gaeltachta and Foras na Gaeilge to commence the process with the towns of Letterkenny, Galway City and Daingean Uí Chúis.

Answers to frequently asked questions are available here.