Welcome to my website
Welcome to my website which I hope will be a useful resource in providing helpful information while also serving as an easy way to raise any local or national issues which may be of concern to you.
I am a native of Newcastle West in Co. Limerick and I was elected to the Dáil on my first attempt in 2011. I have been re-elected in 2016 and 2020.
I was appointed Minister for Office of Public Works in 2020 having previously served as both Minister of State at the Department of Finance and Minister of State for Tourism and Sport.
It is an honour the represent Co Limerick in Dáil Éireann. I have always worked hard and to the best of my ability for our community and I look forward to continuing this work
Know Where You Stand
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How Can I Help?
Getting through COVID-19
County Council & Housing
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Families & Caring
Minister Patrick O’Donovan TD welcomes over €1.3M for Limerick in Community Recognition Fund.
Local TD and Minister of State with responsibility for Office of Public Works and the Gaeltacht Patrick O’Donovan has this morning welcomed the announcement from his colleague in government Minister Heather Humphreys of funding of over €1.3m for Limerick. The funding...
Cabinet agrees extra measures to get more homes built more quickly
The Government agreed extra measures under the Housing for All Plan to make it cheaper to build and refurbish homes, speed up home building and drive down building costs across the board. The new measures will build on the momentum that we’re already seeing this year...
Minister O’Donovan welcomes €8 million in CLÁR funding for community and sports facilities.
My colleague in Government, Heather Humphreys on Wednesday, March 29th announced the 2023 CLÁR Programme to deliver hundreds of projects nationwide. The €8 million funding, under the 2023 CLÁR Programme, will support hundreds of projects with a particular focus on...
€8 million capital funding for Further Education and Training sector
Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science, Simon Harris TD and Minister of State for Skills and Further Education, Niall Collins TD have announced €8 million funding in further education capital grants for the 16 Education and...
Minister O’Donovan announces progress on the new Garda station in Newcastle West, Limerick
Minister of State with responsibility for the Office of Public Works, Patrick O’Donovan, T.D., isdelighted to announce that following the planning approval for the new Garda station in Newcastle West, Co. Limerick, the Office of Public Works is now proceeding to the...
O’Donovan welcomes €26million for Limerick National Roads and Greenways.
Local TD and Minister Patrick O’Donovan has said that he is delighted with the allocation of over €26.6million for national roads and greenways in Limerick. Projects all across the County receive funding from the Department of Transport and the Government for the...