The state-of-the art building, which is 45,000 sq ft, also accommodates five other local authority services including: the Mid-West National Road Design Office, Motor Taxation Office, Regional Waste Management Office and an Environment Laboratory.
The library facilities cover 13.438 sq. m (HQ and school libraries section: 13,000.5 sq.m.; Limerick Studies: 437.5 sq. m. WestLAN were awarded the contract to install 2,500 Cat6 data points throughout the building with four Comms rooms interconnected on a FibreOptic backbone.