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ROAD TRAFFIC (Speed Limit) (County of Wicklow) BYE-LAWS
Wicklow County Council in exercise of the powers conferred on it by Section 9 of the Road Traffic Act, 2004 (No. 44 of 2004), as amended, hereby gives notice of its intention to make Special Speed Limit Bye-Laws in respect of certain regional and local roads within the administrative area of County Wicklow.

River Dargle Flood Defence Scheme Night Works
There are night works planned at Bray Bridge (adjacent to the Maltings) next Monday (7th September) and Tuesday (8th September).

Important Notice - Re: River Dargle Flood Defence Scheme

Wicklow County Council-Bray Municipal District wishes to advise members of the public, local anglers and all users of the River Dargle that due to health and safety risks associated with the construction of flood defence works, the River Dargle remains closed to all users between the N11 Bridge and the Harbour Bridge.  Please do not enter the works area or the River Dargle until further notice.

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Mission Statement

The aim of the Finance department in Bray Town Council is:

"To deliver effective financial management of Council resources."

Finance Counter Opening Hours:

9:00 - 1:00
2:00 - 5:00


The Finance Section deals with the short and long term financing of all the Council's operations, both of a Revenue and Capital nature.

This involves:

The Council also ensures that statutory and financial accounting principles, which apply to all money paid by or to the Council, are complied with.

The Council's revenue and day-to-day expenditure is defrayed from sources such as:


The main sections within Finance are:

The Annual Budget

Annual Budget 2012

Annual Budget 2013

  1. Finance department prepares overall revenue budget in consultation with the Town Manager.
  2. Presents it to the Members for adoption at annual budget meeting.

The Annual Financial Statement


Payment of Commercial Rates, water charges, traffic fines, administration of Housing Loan Accounts.

Accounts Payable


This involves the payment of weekly wages and the fortnightly payment of salaries and pensions.


The Council's Insurance portfolio is administered by Finance Department. The main areas of activity are: