Roscommon County Council

Issues paper for the Roscommon County Development Plan 2022-2028

Roscommon County Council is commencing the preparation of a new County Development Plan for the period 2021-2027. The purpose of the Development Plan is to guide the future development of the county.

Submissions and observations in relation to the Roscommon County Development Plan Issues Paper and the preparation of the new Roscommon County Development Plan 2021-2027 can be made from Friday 27th March until 31st July 2020.

Cavan County Council

Issues Paper for the Cavan County Development Plan 2022-2028

Cavan County Council is commencing the preparation of a new County Development Plan for the period 2022-2028. The Cavan County Development Plan is a document that sets out the overall strategy and vision for the proper planning and sustainable development of the county over the 6 year period.

Submissions and observations in relation to the Cavan County Development Plan Issues Paper and the preparation of the new Cavan County Development Plan 2022-2028 can be made from Thursday 18th June until 4pm on Friday 14th August 2020 (inclusive).

Carlow County Council

Issues Paper for the Carlow County Development Plan 2022-2028

Carlow County Council is commencing the preparation of a new County Development Plan for the period 2022-2028. The purpose of the Development Plan is to set out an overall strategy for the proper planning and sustainable development of the County

Submissions and observations in relation to the Roscommon County Development Plan Issues Paper and the preparation of the new Carlow County Development Plan 2022-2028 can be made from Tuesday 24th June until Thursday 20th August.

Leitrim County Council

Issues Paper for the Leitrim County Development Plan 2022-2028

Leitrim County Council is commencing the preparation of a new County Development Plan for the period 2022-2028. The preparation of the new Development Plan shall be strategic in nature for the purposes of developing objectives and policies to deliver an overall strategy for the proper planning and sustainable development of the County.

Submissions and observations in relation to the Cavan County Development Plan Issues Paper and the preparation of the new Leitrim County Development Plan Issues Paper and the preparation of the new Leitrim County Development Plan 2022-2028 can be made from Wednesday 17th June until Wednesday 12th August 2020.

Kerry County Council

Issues Paper for the Kerry County Development Plan 2022-2028

Kerry County Council is commencing the preparation of a new County Development Plan for the period 2022-2028. This Issues Paper is intended to encourage dialogue on the key topics important to the County, as well as promote and support your involvement at this early stage. Submissions of a strategic nature only are invited at this time; site specific issues cannot be considered at this stage of the plan formation process. Deadline for submissions is 21st August 2020.

Cork City Council

Issues Paper for the Cork City Development Plan 2022-2028

Cork City Council has started the preparation of a new  Cork City Development Plan 2022-2028. This is a 2-year process, which evolves through various stages in line with Planning and Development legislation.

Submissions and observations are welcome on the Cork City Development Plan and preparation of the Draft City Development Plan from 26th June 2020 until 21st August 2020.

Galway County Council

Issues Paper for the Galway County Development Plan 2022-2028

In accordance with Part 2 Section 11 (1) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) Galway County Council intends to review the existing Galway County Development Plan 2015-2021 and to prepare a new Galway County Development Plan 2022–2028.

A development plan is in force for a period of 6 years.  The Development Plan process comprises of 3 stages i.e.:

  1. Pre-Draft /Issues Stage
  2. Draft Development Plan
  3. Amendments to Draft Development Plan

The Galway County Development Plan review is at Stage 1 Pre-Draft.

In order to encourage participation in this process, the Planning Authority has prepared an Issues Paper. This Issues Paper will  be available for viewing on  www.galway.ie/cdpreview and also during public opening hours at the moment by appointment only in the Planning Section, Galway County Council, Áras an Chontae, Prospect Hill, Galway from Thursday 18th June 2020 to Thursday 10th September 2020 (inclusive).

In addition, video clips have been prepared which give a brief summary of the topics and issues that are present in the county and a number of questions are posed during each clip. These can also be viewed on www.galway.ie/cdpreview.

Submissions can be made during this consultation period however it is important to note that submissions made at this stage of the process cannot make any reference to zoning.  Submissions at this stage can only relate to high level matters for example Core Strategy and Housing, Urban Living and Place Making, Renewable Energy and the Environment.  Submissions relating to the zoning of lands is made at the next stage of the development review process (Stage 2 Draft Development Plan) which is scheduled to start towards the end of 2020.

If you have any queries on the process or would like to discuss further, please do not hesitate to contact the Planning Team at MKO on the following emails/phone numbers:

For further information on the planning consultancy advice and services that MKO can provide you in relation to the Development Plan Process or Submissions, contact our office on 091 735 611.