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Before you send a query, please review the list of frequently asked questions. Please note that we get a large number of queries about our waterways and we will give preference to answering questions that aren’t covered in this FAQ page.

Similarly, don’t forget to search our website or if your inquiry is specific to an area , you can contact the local IWAI branch , see the list of Branch links below.

If you would like to send a message to the Association Officers or the developers responsible for this website, please email us, giving as much detail as possible about the nature of your inquiry.

ROI – Lo-Call : 1890 924991

Press Releases

IWAI Canal Bill Pledges

February 9th, 2015|Categories: Press Release|


Boating to the Ploughing Grand Canal and Agricultural links to be celebrated during this years Ploughing Championships in Athy.

May 29th, 2014|Categories: Press Release|

The Inland Waterways Association of Ireland (IWAI) will be avoiding the traffic queues at this year's Ploughing Championships by arriving via the Grand Canal. This is quite appropriate given the historical significance of the role that the [...]

The IWAI welcome Kildare County Councils motion rejecting the Waterways Ireland proposed Canal Bye – law amendments 2014

March 3rd, 2014|Categories: Press Release, Uncategorized|

Speaking this week, Carmel Meegan, President of The Inland Waterways Association of Ireland (IWAI) welcomed the unanimous support from Kildare’s democratically elected representatives in the Council and added that it provides further proof that “the proposed bye-laws do not put user requirements, [...]

2014 The IWAI seeks engagement …

February 6th, 2014|Categories: Press Release|

The IWAI submission to the Waterways Ireland bye-laws raises serious alarm in relation to- the five day rule and a ‘move on’ mentality that will affect traffic and tourism on the navigations and local communities all [...]