A post-mortem is to be carried out on a man's body, which was discovered at an apartment in Waterford city early this morning.

The body was discovered on an apartment balcony at Nore House in Canada Square at around 8.15am.

Gardaí say the death does not appear to be suspicious at this stage, but the results will determine what direction their investigation will take.

The post-mortem will be carried out at Waterford Regional Hospital this afternoon.