Air Quality Management Plan Consultation

Local authorities may prepare plans to manage air quality. You can have an input into the plans through consultation.

Air Quality Monitoring in Carlow

Air quality monitoring in Ireland is led by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), under the national Ambient Air Quality Monitoring Programme (AAMP). Real-time and historic data from all monitoring stations across the State is available at all times at

In addition, the EPA operates an Air Quality Index for Health (AQIH), which runs on a scale from 1 (Good) to 10 (Very Poor). The latest AQIH for all monitoring station locations is also available at all times at

Carlow County Council have assisted the EPA in locating and installing the ambient air monitor at the Council Buildings, Athy Road, Carlow. This EPA monitor is referred to as Station 54 Carlow Town by the EPA. Detailed information and real time data relating to air quality levels in Carlow Town is available on the EPA website and can be accessed at

Air Quality in Carlow Report

Further Information

Regulatory information on current air quality can be obtained by clicking the link:-

Related Information

To make an environmental complaint relating to air quality please contact environment on 059 913 6231 or email