Darragh O’Brien, T.D., Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage and Peter Burke, T.D., Minister of State for Local Government and Planning have published the draft updated Development Plans Guidelines for Planning Authorities for public consultation.
How to get involved
Submissions will be accepted from Friday 13th August 2021 to Friday 8th October 2021, up to 5pm
. Submissions will not be accepted outside the consultation period.
Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage,
If you wish to view the documents in person, hard copies of the draft guidelines are available for public inspection at the Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage, Custom House, Dublin 1 during normal office hours.
Having regard to current public health advice, these documents are available to view by appointment only. In this regard, please email email@example.com
or call (01) 888 2000 and reference the consultation to make an appointment.
Respondents are advised that the Department is subject to the Freedom of Information Act 2014, and the European Communities (Access to Information on the Environment) Regulations 2007- 2014, and Data Protection legislation.
Personal, confidential or commercially sensitive information should not be included in your submission and it will be presumed that all information contained in your submission is releasable under the Freedom of Information Act 2014.
What we will do with your response
Responses will inform the finalisation of the Guidelines which will be published and issued by the Minster for Housing, Local Government and Heritage under Section 28 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended).
Please note that submissions received will be made available on the Government’s website. In any event, all submissions received will be subject to the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act and Data Protection legislation.
See also Private Statement under the Documents link above.