06
JUL
2020

2452 submissions received as part of the Draft Plan consultation period

Verification and uploading of all submissions received during the consultation period from 18th December, 2019 to 6th March, 2020 is now complete. A total of 2452 valid submissions were received during this period. All submissions are available to view online at...
18
JUN
2020

Draft County Development Plan Timetable

The Draft County Development Plan Timetable which is currently at Step 8 of the process is available to download.
25
MAY
2020

Planning timelines recommence

Section 251A(4) of the Planning and Development Acts has now been lifted and the timeline with respect to the draft Meath County Development Plan has recommenced. It is anticipated that the Chief Executive Report on the submissions received will be given to the Members for their...
11
MAY
2020

Planning timelines extended for a further period until 23 May

A further Order under section 251A(4) of the Planning Act has extended the duration of all relevant periods and timelines specified in planning legislation by an additional 14 days, up to and including 23 May 2020. The three Orders thereby have the combined effect of extending...
22
APR
2020

Extension to the Emergency Measures in the Public Interest (Covid 19) Act 2020

Following the Government’s announcement with regards to extending the Emergency Measures in the Public Interest (Covid 19) Act, the period from 29th March 2020 extending to 9th May 2020, inclusive, (6 weeks in total) is disregarded when calculating any appropriate period,...
31
MAR
2020

Emergency Measures in the Public Interest (Covid 19) Act 2020

Following the enactment of the Emergency Measures in the Public Interest (Covid 19) Act 2020, a new provision (Section 251A) has been inserted into the Planning & Development Acts 2000 (as amended). The Government has made an order under Section 251A(4), to the effect that...
24
MAR
2020

Update on publication of submissions

The Forward Planning Team continues to upload hardcopy submissions received in relation to the Draft Plan. This exercise is taking longer than expected as the majority of submissions were made by hardcopy and personal information needs to be redacted before they are uploaded and...
10
MAR
2020

Processing of Submissions received

Approximately 2000 submissions were received as part of the public consultation period which closed on Friday at 4pm. To date 832 submission have been published online. The remaining submissions are hardcopy submissions which must be uploaded and redacted before they are made...
06
MAR
2020

Public Consultation now Closed.

The public consultation for the Draft Meath County Development Plan 2020-2026 has now closed. No further submissions can be considered and will be returned. We would like to thank those who got involved in the process. The team will continue to upload hardcopy submissions that...
06
MAR
2020

Submission period on Draft Plan closes today at 4pm sharp

It will not be possible to accept submissions after 4pm. Any submission received after this time will be returned. As a final reminder, emailed submissions cannot be considered and the only method to make a submission is online at https://consult.meath.ie/ or by hardcopy.