Donegal County Council as the Contracting Authority, in partnership with the Office of Public Works (OPW) are progressing the development of a Flood Relief Scheme (FRS) for Castlefinn based on technical, social, environmental and economic considerations. 

The proposed Flood Relief Scheme for Castlefinn is at an early stage and Donegal County Council in conjunction with the recently appointed engineering and environmental team at RPS are keen to incorporate the views and knowledge of the local community and all interested parties who may a have an interest in the scheme.

How to engage with the Consultation:

  1. Review the Opening Consultation Brochure located under “Materials” to the right/bottom of the screen.
  2. View the Presentation below for further information relating to the Scheme.
  3. Complete the attached Online Questionnaire located on the right of the screen under “References.” Once clicked this will redirect the user to a Microsoft Forms Questionnaire, in which responses will automatically be sent to a Castlefinn FRS specific email address. (Alternatively, you can contact the Castlefinn FRS team at to receive a pdf version of the questionnaire).

What Happens Next:

All comments received in response to this Public Consultation will be considered and they will be taken into account in the preparation of Stage 1 (Scheme Development and Design) of the Castlefinn Flood Relief Scheme.

Donegal County Council will treat all personal data you give as confidential. Donegal County Council will retain your data for no longer than is necessary and in accordance with the Councils Data Retention Policy and the relevant Data Protection Legislation, details available at