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Ireland, Europe

latitude: 53.491, longitude: -8.344
Browse map of Ireland 53°29′27.60″ N, 8°20′38.40″ W
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Ireland is a country in Europe at latitude 53°29′27.60″ North, longitude 8°20′38.40″ West.
Flag of Ireland Ireland Mapping Project,
the home of Ireland on the OpenStreetMap wiki.
Hello! Welcome to the project for mapping efforts in Ireland!
You can find here national events, ongoing projects, map status and mapping guidelines, as well as links to other pages directly related to the mapping of Ireland.
You may also find a list of contacts and mappers involved with the OpenStreetMap community in Ireland.

This page contains information relating to mapping activity that is specific to Ireland. There is another wiki page for Northern Ireland.


Feel free to use any of the following methods to contact any of the Irish mappers.

See also: Category:Users in Ireland

Website Visit us at
Mailing list Sign up for the mailing list talk-ie@openstreetmap here
Forum Ireland sub-forum in the OpenStreetMap Forums
Facebook Facebook group OpenStreetMap Ireland
Telegram OpenStreetMap Ireland


OSM Ireland AGM 2023 scheduled for Nov 4, 2023.
Submit your RSVP here

For more events, see Ireland/Events


There are a number of additional wiki pages for Ireland. These are used primarily for tracking progress of mapping certain features however a number also contain tagging guidance or advice on methods used. The list below outlines each of these pages.

Suggested projects

There is also a list of suggested projects/tasks contained on the Community Todo List.

Current projects

Name Description Lead mapper Status
Ireland buildings project Increase the map coverage for buildings from ~ 900K to 5.5 million on the island of Ireland. Active
Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) Increase the map coverage for AEDs in Ireland. Build relationships with other organisations that can make use of the data. Anne Distel Active
Cork City Bus Stops Increase the coverage of bus stops in Cork City to aid in updating bus route information. Donal Hunt Active

Past projects

Putting Clonmel's History on the Map

This was our Heritage Week 2020 project and part of the osmIRL_buildings project, but went into much deeper detail. It used the tasking manager [1] for mapping the buildings.

Irish townlands

A community effort to map townland, civil parish & barony boundaries in Ireland.

Map data


Counties or cities in Ireland : Carlow · Cavan · Clare · Cork · Donegal · Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown · Fingal · Galway · Kerry · Kildare · Kilkenny · Laois · Leitrim · Limerick · Longford · Louth · Mayo · Meath · Monaghan · Offaly · Roscommon · Sligo · South Dublin · Tipperary · Waterford · Westmeath · Wexford · Wicklow Cities and counties: Cork · Dublin · Galway Former counties: Dublin Region · North Tipperary · South Tipperary Former counties in Northern Ireland: Antrim · Armagh · Down · Fermanagh · Londonderry · Tyrone Other cities: Kilkenny · Limerick · Waterford Other cities in Northern Ireland: Belfast · Londonderry (or Derry)




Irish websites and institutions using OpenStreetMap


As always, please respect the copyright of these sites!


OSM RSS feeds for Ireland

Subscribe to these feeds to be kept up to date on changes made in Ireland.

Road-related resources

Other mapping/GIS-related resources