Local Authorities

Heritage Officers

Local Authority Heritage Officers

Local Authority 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.

Local Authority Heritage Officers
National Heritage Week Hare

Local Authority Biodiversity Officer Programme

Local Authority Biodiversity Officers work at city and county level collecting data on biodiversity, carrying out conservation projects, developing policy, providing advice and information and raising awareness.

Local Authority Biodiversity Officer Programme
Dog rose Glenbarrow hedgerow

National Hedgerow Week 2023

The Heritage Council is delighted to announce a new partnership with Teagasc in the launch of National Hedgerow Week 2023.

National Hedgerow Week 2023
Burren Life

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.

High Nature Value Services (HNVS)