Government offices in Galway City

This map shows the location of government offices in Galway city centre, including central and local government, and government agencies.  The section underneath links to government offices in other parts of the city. 

Zoom in to the map to see more detail: place-markers are correct to within a few metres of actual location or main entrance.

Map Key

Number Place
1 Revenue (Office of the Revenue Commissioners, Geata na Cathrach / City Gate)
2 Road Safety Authority - Theory Test Centre,
Sustainable Energy Authority: Domestic Building Energy Rating Exam Centre,
3 Health and Safety Authority
4 Central Applications Office (CAO)
5 General Post Office (GPO)
6 Probation Service
7 Galway City Library - St Augustine St branch
8 No longer a government office - previously RTE - Regional Studio (this has relocated to Cliain Mhuire in Wellpark)
9 Previously the  Welfare Office (Department of Social Protection) - see the new location number 17
10 Citizen's Information Centre
11 Previously the Department of Agriculture
12 Family Mediation Service
13 Seville House: Education and Training Board (VEC) - VTOS Merchant Square Training Centre, Back to Education, Refugee Legal Aid Centre
14 Galway City Museum
15 Irish Water Safety
16 National Educational Psychological Service (NEPS)
17 Intreo - Social Welfare office - Department of Social Protection - including Public Service Card Office - Ionad Cártaí Seirbhísí Poibli - sometimes known as PSC2

Public Transport information

Most of the places on this map are 5-15 minutes walk from Eyre Square.

Government offices outside the city-centre

Galway City Council

Galway County Council

An Garda Síochána (Irish Police)

Fire station

Roads and transport



Inland Fisheries Ireland

Irish Fisheries Board

Legal Meterology Service

Enterprise, Jobs and Training


Post Office

Office of Public Works 

Department of Defence and army barracks

Galway Harbour Board / Harbormaster's office -

Bord na Mona (coal)

See also

City Bus Details - for city bus service route maps and timetables
Regional Buses - for regional and national bus connections

Taxi offices
Car parks and parking buildings
Major city bus-stops