Árainn Mhór Roll on/Roll off Ferry Service 2019-2024
Government Chief-Whip and Minister of State for the Irish Language, the Gaeltacht and the Islands Seán Kyne T.D. has announced today that the contract for the above-mentioned service has been awarded to Réalt na Maidne Teoranta. The contract will come into effect on September 1st 2019 agus will last for five years. Under this new contract a roll on/roll off ferry service will be provided between Árainn Mhór and Ailt an Chorráin on the mainland.
Making the announcement the Minister said he was satisfied that this contract would ensure the island community would have a service for years to come. “I’m pleased that the Department was able to complete this tender process which will ensure a ferry service for Árainn Mhór into the future,” the Minister said.