Deco-Paint and Solvent Regulations

European Union (Paints, Varnishes, Vehicle Refinishing Products and Activities) Regulations 2012

The purpose of these Regulations are— (a) to control the placing on the market of certain paints, varnishes and vehicle refinishing products, and (b) to regulate and control emissions from vehicle refinishing activities.

Since 1st March 2007 all Vehicle Refinishers need a Certificate of Compliance in order to operate. Vehicle Refinishers must employ an approved Accredited Inspection Contractor (AIC), Enviroguide Consulting to inspect and assess their operation and prepare a report. Following this, such operators are required to apply to Monaghan County Council for a Certificate of Compliance submitting the report from the AIC, the application form and the appropriate fee, which is €50 for renewals and €70 for new applications.

Office Address: Enviroguide Consulting, 3D Core C, Block 71, The Plaza, Park West, D12 F9TN
Telephone: 01-5654730
Dedicated approved assessor email address: aa@enviroguide.ie

Please note that it is illegal for any uncertified operator to carry out an activity for which a Certificate of Compliance is required under these Regulations.

More information can be obtained on the EPA Website and a copy of the “Guidelines On Best Practice For Vehicle Refinishing” can also be downloaded from this website.

European Union (Paints, Vehicle Refinishing Products and Activities) Regulations 2012.
Register of Installations in County Monaghan currently certified. (updated December 2016).
Register/Certificate   Number Company   Name / Trading Name Address Contact Details Certificate   Issue Date Certificate   Expiry Date
VR1/2016 t/a  J McChesney, Avelreagh, Clontibret, Co  Monaghan 047 80776 17/05/2016 01/03/2019
VR6/2016 t/a Coyle Complete Ltd, Deravoy, Emyvale, Co Monaghan 047 87986 17/05/2016 01/03/2019
VR7/2016 Teddy Gillanders Ltd, Sheetrim, Monaghan 047 82702 17/05/2016 01/03/2019
VR10/2016 Doran Motors Clonseady, Magheracloone, Carrickmacross, Co Monaghan 042 9662266 16/12/2016 17/11/2018
VR1/2017 Top Auto Motors Fedoo, Monaghan 087 765 7017 28/02/2017 12/01/2019
VR2/2017 McKenna Motors Brackagh, Emyvale, Co Monaghan 047 87149 01/03/2017 26/01/2020
VR3/2017 Tierney Auto Body Repair Centre Ltd Edenmore, Emyvale, Co Monaghan 047 87160 01/03/2017 27/01/2020
VR4/2017 Mr Peadar Treanor, T/A Car Repair Centre, Courness,  Monaghan (047) 82922 08/03/2017 07/10/2018
VR5/2017 Mr. George Gill, t/a George Gill Crash Repairs Corvalley, Braddox, Monaghan 047 85152 16/03/2017 26/01/2019
VR6/2017 Michael McArdle Motors Broomfield, Castleblayney, Co. Monaghan. 042 9743659 07/04/2017 27/01/2019
VR7/2017 Ted Brennans Motors Corrintra, Castleblayney, Co. Monaghan (042) 974 0618 22/05/2017 27/03/2020
VR8/2017 Karl Farmer Motors Ltd. Mullanault, Castleblayney, Co. Monaghan. 087 6492437 26/09/2017 09/06/2019
VR9/2017 Mindaugas Jocys t/a MJ Motors Corrawhatta, Scotstown, Co Monaghan 085 7304625 27/09/2017 23/08/2020
VR1/2018 TP Smith Car Sales and Service Clones Road, Monaghan 047 81576 09/10/2017 09/10/2019
VR2/2018 Liam Lynch Crash Repairs Ballyhoe, Coolderry, Carrickmacross, Co Monaghan 041 6854638 01/03/2018 01/03/2021
VR3/2018 t/a Mark McCarville Crash Repairs Drumhilla, Smithborough, Co Monaghan 087-2391183 01/03/2018 01/03/2021
VR4/2018 t/a Courtney Crash Repairs Cloncurrin, Clones, Co Monaghan 047-52214 01/03/2018 01/03/2021
VR5/2018 Michael Tynan Motors Corraghy, Clones, Co Monaghan 047 51335 01/03/2018 01/03/2021
VR6/2018 Pete McKenna Motors, Derrygasson, Emyvale, Co Monaghan 047 87342 01/05/2018 01/05/2021
VR7/2018 Doohamlet Motors Ltd Doohamlet, Castleblayney, Co Monaghan 042 9741411 01/03/2018 01/03/2021
VR8/2018 Seamus McCabe t/a McCabe Motors, Killydonnelly, Ballinode, Co Monaghan  047-57024 28/05/2018 28/05/2020
VR9/2018 A Caulfield Carrowhatta, Scotstown,  Co Monaghan 047-89151                                                  087-9596997 17/08/2018 20/06/2021
VR10/2018 Sean Gorman Crash Repairs Knocknamaddy, Ballybay, Co Monaghan 086-2551199 31/07/2018 31/08/2021
VR11/2018 t/a Viktor Autobody Creevlea, Emyvale 087-7860422 27/09/2018 14/02/2020
VR12/2018 Francis Carville Milltown, Castleblaney 087-1216719 / 042-9740208 02/10/2018 19/04/2020
VR13/2018 KW Industrial Coatings Ardee Road, Carrickmacross, Co. Monaghan 042-9743104 15/10/2018 28/08/2020

European Union (Installation and Activities Using Organic Solvents) Regulations 2012

The purpose of the regulations is to control the emissions of Volatile Organic Compounds (V.O.C.s) to air.

The regulations apply to dry cleaners and other sectoral activities listed in Schedule 1 where the solvent consumption is within or above the thresholds specified in Schedule 2.

Dry cleaners must employ an approved Accredited Inspection Contractor (AIC) EnviroGuide Consulting to inspect and assess their operation and prepare a report. Following this, such operators are required to apply to Monaghan County Council for a Certificate of Compliance submitting the report from the AIC, the application form and the appropriate fee, which is €50 for renewals and €70 for new applications.

Office Address: Enviroguide Consulting, 3D Core C, Block 71, The Plaza, Park West, D12 F9TN
Telephone: 01-5654730
Dedicated approved assessor email address: aa@enviroguide.ie

Please note that it is illegal for any uncertified operator to carry out an activity for which a Certificate of Compliance is required under these Regulations.

Further information and best practice guidelines for dry cleaners can be found on www.solvents.ie

Organic Solvents Regulations 2012 
Best Practice Guidelines
Dry Cleaning Record Sheets
Dry Cleaning Record Sheets Excel Format
DECO Application Form for the Certificate of Compliance (word doc)
Organic Solvents Application Form for the Certificate of Compliance (word doc)
Annual-Report-Template- Dry Cleaner Word Doc (word doc)
European   Union (Installations and Activities using Organic Solvents) Regulations 2012   List of Installations in Co Monaghan currently certified (updated January 2017).
Certificate   Number Company   Name / Trading Name Address Contact   Details Certificate   Issue Date Certificate   Expiry Date
OS 1/2017 Crafty Cleaners 3, Main Street, Carrickmacross, Co. Monaghan. 087 6372637 19/01/17 23/11/18
OS2 /2017 Staybright Cleaners Mall Road, Monaghan 047 84096 01/03/17 12/01/19
OS3/2017 Supreme Cleaners 34 Park Street, Monaghan 047 83258 12/09/17 05/07/19
OS1/2018 Emy Laundrette and Dry Cleaners Unit 3, Enterprise Centre, Emyvale Evelyn McDonald 02/10/2018 28/05/2021