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Donegal County Council has 37 elected members, or councillors. Each councillor is elected for a term of five years to one of five Municipal Districts within the County.


Find out who the Councillors are in your local area:




2023 / 2024 Cathaoirleach and Leas-Chathaoirleach of Donegal County Council


The Cathaoirleach and Leas Cathaoirleach of Donegal County Council is elected each year at the Annual General Meeting of the Council.


Cllr Martin Harley
Fine Gael

Cathaoirleach of Donegal County Council

Cllr Gerry McMonagle
Sinn Féin


Leas-Chathaoirleach of Donegal County Council


Donegal Municipal District


Cllr Tom Conaghan

Cllr Tom Conaghan


Cathaoirleach of Donegal Municipal District

Cllr Michael McMahon
Sinn Féin


Leas-Chathaoirleach of Donegal Municipal District


Glenties Municipal District

Cllr Michael McClafferty

Cllr Michael McClafferty


Cathaoirleach of Glenties Municipal District




Inishowen Municipal District

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Cllr Terry Crossan
Sinn Féin


Cathaoirleach of Inishowen Municipal District

Cllr Jack Murray
Sinn Féin


Leas-Chathaoirleach of Inishowen Municipal District



Letterkenny - Milford Municipal District


Cllr Kevin Bradley 


Mayor of Letterkenny-Milford Municipal District

Cllr Pauric McGarvey


Deputy Mayor of Letterkenny-Milford Municipal District



Lifford - Stranorlar Municipal District

Cllr Liam Doherty

Cllr Liam Doherty
Sinn Féin


Cathaoirleach of Lifford-Stranorlar Municipal District

Cllr Patrick McGowan
Fianna Fáil 


Leas-Chathaoirleach of Lifford-Stranorlar Municipal District