Type of entity
Authorized form of name
Offaly County Council
Parallel form(s) of name
Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules
Other form(s) of name
Identifiers for corporate bodies
Dates of existence
1898 - present
Offaly County Council was formed under the Local Government (Ireland) Act, 1898.
Functions, occupations and activities
Offaly County Council took on the former responsibilities and duties of the grand jury, and those of the presentment sessions which were unconnected with justice.
Mandates/sources of authority
Local Government (Ireland) Act, 1898