MMRA Membership 2018-19

MMRA subscriptions for 2018-19 can now be paid online through MyEasyPay.

Membership is open to all Households(including Apartments and residential shops) in the Mount Merrion Estate as defined by the MMRA Rules and Constitution.  Membership allows residents to influence the direction of the association, and ultimately positively benefit our area.

Subscription is €20 per annum per household or €10 for OAP households.

Your support, by means of annual subscription, provides the funding for the Mount Merrion Residents Association to operate. If you are not already a member, please consider joining.

We are always seeking new association members and candidates for our Executive Committee. If you would like to get involved, please email us at

Click here to pay your 2018-19 subscription.

Garda Summertime Safety – Garden/ Landscaping Crime Prevention Advice

As part of the Garda ‘Summertime Safety’ campaign the public are encouraged to improve their home security by tidying up gardens and securing sheds / garages. An untidy lawn gives the impression of a vacant home which is more likely to be targeted by burglars. Overgrown hedges or bushes can provide cover for burglars. Ladders and tools left unsecured are often used by burglars to gain entry to homes.

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Public Meeting tonight July 5th – “Let’s Talk Mental Health”

Catherine Martin T.D. is hosting a public meeting tonight Thursday evening the 5th July at 8pm in the Seminar Room in the Clonskeagh Mosque, Islamic Cultural Centre of Ireland, entitled “Let’s Talk Mental Health”.

Two experts in the area of mental health, Senator Joan Freeman and Ian Power will be speaking. All welcome to attend.

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Union Cafe response to MMRA appeal to An Bord Pleanala

Tomose Limited who own the Union Café have filed a response to the five appeals to An Bord Pleanala against the decision of DLR CC to grant them planning permission for the redevelopment of their site. The appellants which includes MMRA have until 12th July to respond to the Tomose response. If you would like to read their submission please follow the link here and go to the document dated 25th June on results page 7, (rank 92, file name KOD01JR7.txt). If, having read their document you have some comments or ideas on how we should respond please contact us through the website or contact any member of the MMRA committee.... read more

Community Garda Alert: Security

Blackrock Community Garda have notified MMRA of two male youths in Hi Vis jackets going house to house acting suspiciously in the Dundrum area.  Please always check callers before opening your front door. Please secure your home if you are going on holidays. Report suspicious activity to Gardai at Blackrock Station on 01 666... read more

Community Garda Alert: Sheds

Blackrock Community Garda have notified MMRA that a number of thefts from garden sheds have take place recently. Please ensure that your garden sheds are as secure as possible. Report suspicious activity to Gardai at Blackrock Station: 01 666 5200    ... read more

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Mount Merrion is a suburban estate in South County Dublin developed on lands once the seat of the Viscounts Fitwilliam. Centred around the Deerpark, a public park first landscaped by the 5th Viscount, and the remains of the house he built there in 1711, Mount Merrion today is generally considered to be bounded to the North by The UCD campus at Belfield, to the East by the N11 and Booterstown and Blackrock, to the South by Stillorgan and Kilmacud, and to the West by Goatstown and Clonskeagh.  *Lower Kilmacud Road residents on the right-hand-side from Stillorgan Shoping Centre, odd numbers 101 to 167, including 111a, are within Mount Merrion demense.  The Mount Merrion Residents Association, founded in 1935, is the oldest residents’ association in continuous existence in Ireland. It represents the following roads:

  • Callary Road
  • Cedarmount Road
  • Cherry Garth
  • Chestnut Road
  • Clonmore Road
  • The Close
  • Cypress Road
  • Deerpark Road
  • Fosters Avenue
  • The Fosters
  • Glenabbey Road
  • Greenfield Road
  • Greygates
  • Iris Grove
  • Lower Kilmacud Road (partial)
  • Mather Road North
  • Mather Road South
  • Mount Anville Road
  • North Avenue
  • Owenstown Park
  • Redesdale Crescent
  • Redesdale Road
  • The Rise
  • Roebuck Ave
  • St Thomas Road
  • St Thomas Mead
  • South Avenue
  • Sycamore Road
  • Sycamore Cresent
  • Sycamore Avenue
  • Thornhill Road
  • Trees Avenue
  • Trees Road Lower
  • Trees Road Upper
  • Wilson Crescent
  • Wilson Road
At its peak, Mount Merrion rises to 82m (269ft) above sea level.