Cllr Níall Mc Nelis

Member of Galway City Council Representing:

  • Knocknacarra
  • Rahoon
  • Salthill
  • Taylors Hill

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Welcome to Niall McNelis Website

I engage in an extensive range of activities to insure that those living in Knocknacarra, Salthill, Taylor’s Hill and Rahoon have their voices heard and that their interests/concerns are communicated effectively to local and national government.

I actively contribute to key policy and stakeholder bodies in Galway and the region, by participating on numerous committees, steering groups & boards.

  • Niall Mc Nelis is a Member of the Labour Party
  • Labour Party Spokesperson on Tourism
  • Elected to Galway City Council in 2009 & 2013
  • Mayor of Galway City 2018/19
  • Deputy Mayor 2016/17
  • Peace Commissioner
  • Member of Economic and Cultural, Housing and Planning SPCs
  • Deputy Chairperson Galway City Joint Policing Committee – JPC
  • Member of the West Regional Health Forum
  • Member of North Western Regional Authority – NWRA
  • Member of European Union Committee of Regions – COR
  • Member of Galway Roscommon Educational Training Board – GRETB
  • Chairperson of Galway Technical Institute – GTI
  • Governing Body Member of Galway Mayo Institute of Technology – GMIT
  • Chairperson Galway City Tidy Towns
  • Board Member of Let’s Get Galway Talking.
  • Member of ONE Organisation of Ex-Service Personnel
  • Member of Galway Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Latin Quarter.
  • Proud Supporter of PIETA House, Galway Volunteer Centre, Knocknacarra Community Games, Galway Scouts.

To View some of the Labour overall policies click here.