Planning Permission

What we can do to guide you through the stages of the planning process.

Pre planning

Get advice on the different aspects of your proposed development.

Apply for planning permission

What you should know before you start your development.

Guide to making a Planning Application

How to prepare your planning application.

Submissions and observations on a planning application

How to submit observations on a planning application.

Appeal a planning decision

What you can do if you are unhappy with the planning decision.

Extension of planning permissions

New provisions in relation to the extension of duration of planning permissions

Request for Further Information

What to do when we ask for further information at the decision stage.

Development contributions

Find out about the development contributions.

Design guide for single one-off houses

The Design guide for single one-off houses within Cavan rural countryside aims to provide guidance to people who wish to build a home in the countryside.

Public participation notices

Notifications Planning Permission decissions with an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) as part of the application.

Change of use of vacant commercial premises to residential use

An exemption, for a period of time, for the change of use and related works of vacant commercial premises for residential purposes

Section 5 Application

Application under Section 5 of the Planning and Development Act 2000-2002 (as amended)

Section 254 Licence Application

Apply for a licence to place and maintain an appliance, apparatus, or structure on, under, over, or along a public road

Final Grants of Permission

Information on the process and timeframes involved in securing a final grant of permission