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Chris has been actively involved in community development work in the Dublin Bay South constituency for over sixteen years, working with residents associations, environmental groups, charities and local community projects. 

He is an active member of a number of local sports clubs and is a founding member of the ‘Friends of the Grand Canal’ and a volunteer team leader with the ‘Inner City Helping Homeless’ group.

Chris has been involved in international activism since his teenage years and has long campaigned on matters relating to overseas aid and development, inequality and injustice throughout the world. He has been particularly active on matters relating to Palestine, Tibet, Nicaragua and Gambia.

Chris topped the poll in the 2014 elections to Dublin City Council for the Pembroke-South Dock area and was first elected to the Council in 1999 to represent the Pembroke electoral area. 

He is a member of the Council’s Housing Committee and the South Inner City Drugs Task Force. Chris previously served as a TD from 2007 until 2011 and was convenor of the Dáil’s Finance Committee. He holds a BA in Community and Youth Work from NUI Maynooth.

Contact details:

Phone: 087-2851515

E-mail: [email protected]

Post: Members' Room, City Hall, Dublin 2

Clinic times:

Last Wednesday of every month:

St. Andrew's Resource Centre, Pearse Street @ 7pm

Last Thursday of every month:

Ringsend/Irishtown Community Centre @ 6pm SAYS Youth Club, Cuffe Street @ 8pm

Other times, dates and locations available by appointment.

Statements (25)

Cllr Chris Andrews calls for Gaelcholáiste development as part of #Gaelcholáiste4all campaign1 October, 2019

Urgent need for action to stop polluting Dublin Bay - Cllr. Chris Andrews22 August, 2019

Urgent action required on ESB oil leaks in Dublin City – Andrews6 June, 2019

Councillor Andrews welcomes Poolbeg Peninsula housing development11 April, 2019

Sinn Féin can deliver a TD for Dublin Bay South – Andrews2 February, 2016

Sharply increasing property prices a cause for concern- Cllr Chris Andrews5 January, 2016

Andrews calls for a full audit of all buildings in Docklands area18 December, 2015

Not a single social housing unit built in Dublin during April, May and June 2015 – Cllr Chris Andrews3 December, 2015

RTE campus ideal for modular housing units- Cllr Chris Andrews30 October, 2015

Cllr Chris Andrews welcomes passing of the Marriage Bill22 October, 2015

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