Contact Us

Southern Region Waste Management Office,
Lissanalta House,
Dooradoyle Road,
V94 K6PO.

Phone: 061 556596

Staff Details

Margaret Murphy

Margaret Murphy, Resource Efficiency Officer:

Responsibility for promoting waste prevention and minimisation for industry & business in the Region through personal contact and through local and regional initiatives.


Phone: 061 556843 

Ursula Aherne

Ursula Aherne, Executive Scientist

Patricia Fogarty

Patricia Fogarty, Administrator

Carol Sweetnam

Carol Sweetnam, Historic Landfill Officer

Key role in the preparation of the draft Waste Management Plan for the SWR, in particular the collation of waste statistics and preparation of relevant chapters. Also have role in the facilitation of partner Local Authorities to meet their responsibilities under the enforcement & historic landfill task groups committees set up under the Governance of SWR.

Currently participating in the European funded Regions for Recycling (R4R) project, on behalf of the region.


Phone: 061 556841 


Philippa King

Philippa King, Regional Waste Coordinator:

Overall responsibility for managing the Regional Waste Management Office and ensuring that the Regional Waste Management Plan objectives and targets are delivered.


Phone: 061 556842 

Pauline McDonogh

Pauline McDonogh, Waste Prevention Co-ordinator:

Responsibility for co-ordination of the Prevention activities at community, SME and household level. Pauline also has responsibility for the delivering projects funded by the EPA as part of the Local Authority Prevention Network.


Phone: 061 556844