Rathgar Residents Association

The Rathgar Residents’ Association have produced this website as a resource to all residents of the area. It is intended to facilitate easy and direct communication with members of the committee and to provide a platform for residents to raise and discuss issues related to this area of Dublin city.

Contact Us

You can get in touch with our committee at any time for help and advice with planning issues, local matters and general enquiries. You can contact the relevant individual by using the contact form on our contact page.
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Become a Member

Joining the RRA is very easy and we welcome all people who have an interest in Rathgar. We now accept membership payments online.
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Rathgar is a thriving community of the young and old, families and businesses. There's always lots on and plenty to do. Take a look at our noticeboard of local events and happenings to find out more.
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Latest News

History Talk in Terenure Library

April 03, 2019

A two part history talk on The War of Independnce will take place in Terenure Library on April 10th and 17th at 6.30pm The event is free but can be pre-booked through Terenure Library. 


Zion Parish Sale

April 02, 2019

The Zion Parish Sale takes on April 6th 2019, between 10.00am and 1.30pm, in the HIgh School, Rathgar.


Public Consultation Phase for MetroLink

April 01, 2019

MetroLink are launching a second non-statutory public consultation on the Preferred Route, beginning today Tuesday 26 March at 2pm until Tuesday 21 May 5.30pm. Learn about the new route on metrolink.ie and at the following public events: Hilton Hotel, Charlemont, Monday 8 April 2pm-8pm The Gresham Hotel, O’Connell Street, Wednesday 10 April 2pm-8pm You may make a submission via metrolink.ie or by post to: MetroLink, Transport Infrastructure Ireland Parkgate Business Centre Parkgate Street Dublin 8


Dr. Dermot Lane to give talk on caring for the Earth

February 26, 2019

A talk will be given by Dr. Dermot Lane on the subject 'Some Aspects of Personal, Social and Community Responsilibilty in Relation to Care of the Earth'. This will be based on Pope Francis' Encyclical Laudato Si. This event will be held on Tuesday March 26th 2019 in St. Patrick's Hall to the rear of The Three Patrons Church at 7.30pm. Dr. Lane was ordained to the priesthood from the Catholic archdiocese of Dublin in 1967 and thd subsequently earned a doctorate in theology in Rome. Dr. Lane is widely regarded as one of the foremost theologians in Ireland with a...


Dublin Bus Connect Opens The Public Consultation Process

January 28, 2019

Proposals for the Core Bus Corridors in phase two have been released and include the Rathfarnham to City Centre and Tallaght to Terenure routes which would run through Rathgar. These plans are proposals for public transport use of the road network and will have enormous impact on residents, commuters and business owners. They do not analyse the impact on private and commercial vehicular traffic so it is really important that your voice is heard. Make your submissions and comments to cbc@busconnects.ie and contact us at info@rathgarresidentsassociation.ie with...


Rathgar Residents Association AGM 2019

January 23, 2019

The 2019 Rathgar Residents Assocation AGM will take place on Thursday 28th March at 8.00pm in St. Patrick's Hall, Leicester Road (to the rear of the Church of the Three Patrons). We invite all Rathgar residents to attend and to get involved. We are currently looking for new commitee members, particulary those with experience in social media. If you are interested in getting involved, please email info@rathgarresidentsassociation.ie for more information. We look forward to seeing you on the 28th!