Lettie is currently a Dáil candidate for Dublin Rathdown and a Councillor on Dún Laoghaire/Rathdown County Council.

Political Career

  • Founding member of Stepaside Area Residents' Association and Stepaside Tidy Towns
  • Elected to Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council, June 2004 and again in June 2009
  • Elected Leas Cathaoirleach of Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council, June 2008
  • Elected Leas Cathaoirleach of Dublin Regional Authority, 2007-2008
  • Chair, Planning S.P.C, June 2006-2009
  • Elected Cathaoirleach, June 2010
  • Elected Cathaoirleach of the Dublin Regional Authority at July 2013 AGM (
  • Re-elected to Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council, May 2014
  • Elected Leas Cathaoirleach of Eastern and Midland Regional Assembly, July 2016


  • Lettie is a specialist dental nurse and works part-time in a dental practice in Donnybrook.


  • Member of Southern and Eastern Regional Assembly, May 2014
  • Lettie served as Leas Cathaoirleach of the Dublin Regional Authority Committee,
  • Former member of the Southern and Eastern Regional Assembly and County Development Board and member of Rural Dublin Leader.
  • Member of Economic Development and Planning Strategic Policy Committee, member of the Housing Strategic Policy Committee and Joint Policing Committee
  • Member of Dublin Tourism
  • Lettie was appointed as VEC Nominee to the Board of Management of St. Tiernan's Community School, Balally in June 2005

Other Interests

  • Member of Editorial and Management Board of Three Rock Panorama, a voluntary community magazine.

Family Background

  • Originally from Roscommon, Lettie is a mother with three school-going children.

Cllr Lettie McCarthy

Ireland - Dublin : Dublin Rathdown : Glencullen-Sandyford
Home Address:
23 Kilgobbin Heights
Dublin 18

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