South Tipperary County Council
|South Tipperary County Council
Thiobraid Árann Theas
|Preceded by||Grand Jury|
|Succeeded by||Tipperary County Council|
|5 June 2009|
|County Hall, Clonmel, Ireland|
South Tipperary County Council (Irish: Comhairle Contae Thiobraid Árann Theas) was the authority responsible for local government in the county of South Tipperary, Ireland. The council had 26 elected members. The head of the council had the title of Cathaoirleach (Chairperson). The county town was Clonmel.
On 26 July 2011, the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government, Phil Hogan, announced the proposed merger of North Tipperary County Council and South Tipperary County Council. It was abolished on 3 June 2014 when the Local Government Reform Act 2014 was implemented. It was succeeded by Tipperary County Council.
- "Tipperary's local authorities to be merged". RTÉ News. 26 July 2011.
- "Local Government Reform Act 2014". Irish Statute Book. Retrieved 25 May 2014.
- "2009 Local elections – South Tipperary County Council". ElectionsIreland.org. Retrieved 29 February 2012.