Waste Collection & Recycling
Waste collections will take place on:
Tuesday 13th October
Tuesday 10th November
Tuesday 8th December
Materials for recycling can be placed in the appropriate containers at the recycling centre on the west end pier. Donations towards the running of the centre are greatly appreciated and can be left in the honesty box at the centre.
Rural Transport Bus
The rural transport bus travels to Castletownbere on Tuesdays and Fridays, travelling out on the 10am ferry from the west end and is currently returning on the 11.30am ferry. The bus will pick you up from your home and drop you back afterwards.The bus is free for holders of travel passes.
If you would like to avail of the bus service please contact 027 75099.
Repair and Leasing Scheme
If anyone has a property on Bere Island, which they would like to rent out for long term use, but it needs work done on it first, the Repair and Leasing Scheme provides funding for property owners to bring a vacant property back to use, in return for the property being leased to a local authority or approved housing body for a period of at least 10 years. Further details are in the link below: