Making a submission on a planning application

Members of the public may make submissions in writing on any planning application within 5 weeks from the date of receipt of the application and the Planning Authority must inform submitters of its decision within 3 working days of the making of the decision. Planning applications are available for inspection during public hours and copies of documentation on it are available at a nominal fee.

Please see this helpful booklet on lodging a submission on a planning application.

Commenting on a Planning Application

Please note that if you make a submission in respect of a planning application that the Council is obliged to make that document publicly available for inspection as soon as possible after receipt. Submissions are made available on the planning file at the Planning Departments public counter and are also published on the Council's website along with the full content of a planning application.

Please note the current fee for submissions is €20.00. The size of this fee is determined by the Department of the Environment, Heritage and Local Government.