The Heritage Council works with others particularly at local level, to increase awareness of our national heritage and to highlight its importance to public policy and everyday life.

Irish Landmark Trust

Irish Landmark Trust

Irish Landmark is a non-profit organisation that finds interesting and unusual properties that are in need of conservation, and gives them new life.

The Discovery Programme

The Discovery Programme

The Discovery Programme: Centre for Archaeology and Innovation Ireland is an all-island centre for archaeology and heritage science.

National Biodiversity Data Centre

National Biodiversity Data Centre

The National Biodiversity Data Centre is a national organisation which collects and manages data on Ireland’s biodiversity in order to document our wildlife resource and to track how it is changing over time.

County Heritage Officers

County Heritage Officers

County Heritage Officers play a key role in promoting heritage awareness, developing policy and providing advice and information on local as well as national heritage issues.

Burren Community Charter

Burren Community Charter

The Burren Community Charter sets out a vision for the Burren Where a high quality of life is enjoyed by all

Woodlands of Ireland

Woodlands of Ireland

Woodlands of Ireland is an inclusive, membership organisation dedicated to native woodlands.

Irish Uplands Forum

Irish Uplands Forum

The Irish Upland Forum (IUF) is a voluntary body to assist upland communities to face the many economic, social and environmental challenges arising in the upland districts of Ireland.

Ireland Reaching Out

Ireland Reaching Out

Ireland Reaching Out (Ireland XO) is a volunteer-based, non-profit initiative which builds vibrant, lasting links between the global Irish diaspora and parishes of origin in Ireland.

Wicklow Uplands Council

Wicklow Uplands Council

Wicklow Uplands Council is an independent voluntary organisation representing over 50 diverse member groups and individuals in the Wicklow Uplands.

Bere Island Projects Group

Bere Island Projects Group

BIPG is a community group working to sustain the island population through the creation of employment, promoting community initiatives and supporting local businesses.

High Nature Value Services (HNVS)

High Nature Value Services (HNVS)

HNVS is responsible for the administration of the Burren Programme, an agri-environment scheme that promotes conservation of the region’s heritage, environment and communities. 

Burren Beo Trust

Burren Beo Trust

Burren Beo Trust is landscape charity dedicated to connecting all of us to our places and our role in caring for them.