Press Releases

Coillte devotes over 220k acres to biodiversity


Coillte Announces Support For The Task Force On Climate-Related Financial Disclosures


Coillte Celebrates National Tree Day


90% of Irish adults don’t know the Irish forestry industry can supply enough wood to build over #44,000 new Irish homes p.a.


85% Irish adults concerned about global warming 


Top 5 Coillte forests for view seeking walkers/hikers this summer


Top 5 Coillte forests for thrillseekers this summer


Top 5 Coillte forests for family friendly, low cost summer staycations, day trips & visits


Coillte and Fáilte Ireland commence redevelopment of Avondale forest park


Coillte Reveal Most Illegally Dumped Items


Coillte's 2020 financial year shaped by Coivd-19 and forestry licensing crisis


Forestry works now underway for redevelopment of Coillte's Avondale forest park. 


Coillte welcomes National Tree Week 2021


Visitor numbers triple to Coillte's local forests during Covid-19 lockdown


Coillte gift native trees to EcoUNESCO young environmentalist award winners


Coillte's forests remain open during Covid-19 level 5 restrictions


National awareness campaign launched to combat littering


Coillte's welcomes announcement that 2100 hecatres of Atlantic blanket bog to be re-wetted


All forest parks open under phase two of Covid-19 restrictions


Strong performance for Coillte in 2019 despite challenges


No charge at Coillte forest car parks as phase 1 of Government roadmap begins


Coillte and the NPWS using drones to fight forest fires


Fall in visitors to Coillte forests since enhanced Covid-19 restrictions


National Tree Week 2020 postponed


National Coillte and Science Foundation Ireland to plant 30,000 trees for science week 2019


Coillte announces appointment of Imelda Hurley as new CEO


Have your say on Coillte Nature's Dublin mountains forest conversion


Coillte announces appointment of Imelda Hurley as new CEO


Coillte delivers record financial performance in 2018

1 May 2019


Coillte and ESB enter bilateral discussions to explore partnership opportunity on renewable energy

12 February 2019

Coillte announces the successful sale of our share of our operating Wind Farms to Greencoat Renewables

11 September 2018

Coillte announces record revenues and operating cash for 2017

27 April 2018

Coillte announce the commencement of a process for the sale of wind farm assets

22 March 2018

Update from Coillte regarding issues with farm forestry partners

07 February 2018

Coillte appoints financial advisers to explore partnership/joint venture models as it seeks to maximise its role in Ireland's Renewable Energy Sector

19 October 2017

Storm Ophelia - Coillte Urges Forest Users to Exercise Extreme Caution

17 October 2017

Storm Ophelia - Coillte Forests Remain Closed to the Public on Tuesday, 17th October

16 October 2017

Storm Ophelia - Public Urged to Stay Away from Fallen Trees

16 October 2017

Storm Ophelia - All Coillte Forests Closed to Public Monday, 16th October

15 October 2017

MEDITE SMARTPLY launch new, customer driven website

24 July 2017

Coillte announces record earnings of €98.3m for 2016

11 May 2017

Update - Forest Fire at Cloosh Valley

11 May 2017

Update - Forest Fire at Cloosh Valley

10 May 2017

Regional Emergency Response is in Operation at Cloosh Valley, County Galway

09 May 2017

Coillte Fighting Major Forest Fire at Cloosh Valley, County Galway

08 May 2017

An Taoiseach Enda Kenny Marks Major Contract Between Coillte and Treemetrics

April 2017

Minister Michael Creed T.D. Launches Coillte Premium Partners

April 2017

Coillte Announces €68 million Partnership Deal with Accsys Technologies and BP

March 2017

€200m European Investment Bank Funding for Forestry

February 2017

Minister Creed opens new SmartPly Facility 

December 2016 

Coillte and Fáilte Ireland Partnership

December 2016