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#An Bord Pleanála

# an-bord-pleanala - Monday 22 November, 2021

Green light given for 'world class' Dursey Island cable car system and visitor centre
# Cork
# Cork

Green light given for 'world class' Dursey Island cable car system and visitor centre

Nov 22nd 2021, 6:54 PM 26,902 Views 17 Comments

The planning application was first lodged with An Bord Pleanála more than two years ago.

# an-bord-pleanala - Monday 8 November, 2021

Controversial development of 1,600 rental units in Drumcondra granted approval
# Holy Cross College
# Holy Cross College

Controversial development of 1,600 rental units in Drumcondra granted approval

Nov 8th 2021, 3:41 PM 29,928 Views 53 Comments

The development has been the focus of significant public opposition, including from Dublin City Council.

# an-bord-pleanala - Friday 5 November, 2021

€400m O'Devaney Gardens facing fresh delay after High Court review lodged
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

€400m O'Devaney Gardens facing fresh delay after High Court review lodged

Nov 5th 2021, 8:27 PM 21,783 Views 14 Comments

Developers of the scheme are challenging a condition attached to the planning permission.

# an-bord-pleanala - Wednesday 3 November, 2021

Locals and An Taisce oppose six-storey student housing scheme for Dun Laoghaire
# Student Accommodation
# Student Accommodation

Locals and An Taisce oppose six-storey student housing scheme for Dun Laoghaire

Nov 3rd 2021, 7:23 PM 24,258 Views 41 Comments

Baker’s Corner pub would be demolished as part of the scheme

# an-bord-pleanala - Tuesday 19 October, 2021

Council recommends refusal for €135m Blackrock 'build to rent' apartment scheme
# Dlr Council
# Dlr Council

Council recommends refusal for €135m Blackrock 'build to rent' apartment scheme

Oct 19th 2021, 7:20 PM 24,698 Views 34 Comments

The Council concluded that it will have a detrimental impact on the character of the area due to its scale, height and visual prominence.

# an-bord-pleanala - Wednesday 29 September, 2021

Planning permission approved for Howth apartments despite residents' objections
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

Planning permission approved for Howth apartments despite residents' objections

Sep 29th 2021, 9:30 PM 34,388 Views 33 Comments

Locals were concerned that Howth is being overdeveloped.

# an-bord-pleanala - Monday 13 September, 2021

An Bord Pleanála issues rebuke to city council's 'too many hotels' claim
# Dublin City Council
# Dublin City Council

An Bord Pleanála issues rebuke to city council's 'too many hotels' claim

Sep 13th 2021, 10:36 PM 19,317 Views 9 Comments

This follows the appeals board giving the green light to Ringline Investments for a nine storey hotel.

# an-bord-pleanala - Wednesday 1 September, 2021

Green light for €475 million DIT Kevin Street redevelopment plan
# Kevin Street
# Kevin Street

Green light for €475 million DIT Kevin Street redevelopment plan

Sep 1st 2021, 6:37 PM 22,263 Views 18 Comments

DCC granted planning permission for the scheme last year but the decision was appealed.

# an-bord-pleanala - Monday 5 July, 2021

Should Ireland's planning system take some of the blame for the housing crisis?
# The Good Information Project
# The Good Information Project

Should Ireland's planning system take some of the blame for the housing crisis?

Jul 5th 2021, 12:05 AM 19,863 Views 48 Comments
  • CJ McKinney examines whether the country's planning laws need reform.
  • A European Commission report shows a 96% correlation between the number of planning permission grants and the number of homes completed two years later.
  • But, there's a different outcome for so-called strategic housing developments.

# an-bord-pleanala - Saturday 26 June, 2021

'A David and Goliath struggle': Locals crowdfund for court appeal against large Kildare quarry
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

'A David and Goliath struggle': Locals crowdfund for court appeal against large Kildare quarry

Jun 26th 2021, 9:00 PM 33,956 Views 25 Comments

The Aga Khan and Ruby Walsh are among those who have objected to the 32-hectare quarry.

# an-bord-pleanala - Friday 18 June, 2021

Charlie Chawke refused permission for apartments on site of Goatstown pub
# The Goat
# The Goat

Charlie Chawke refused permission for apartments on site of Goatstown pub

Jun 18th 2021, 12:42 PM 21,926 Views 20 Comments

The development was proposed at the site of The Goat Bar and Grill.

# an-bord-pleanala - Wednesday 16 June, 2021

Court quashes permission for proposed Longford windfarm, the joint-tallest structure in Ireland
# Bord Na Móna
# Bord Na Móna

Court quashes permission for proposed Longford windfarm, the joint-tallest structure in Ireland

Jun 16th 2021, 5:46 PM 16,952 Views 44 Comments

Environmentalist Peter Sweetman brought the challenge against the proposed windfarm.

# an-bord-pleanala - Tuesday 8 June, 2021

Green light for €160m student accommodation in south Dublin despite political support for locals' concerns
# Goatstown
# Goatstown

Green light for €160m student accommodation in south Dublin despite political support for locals' concerns

Jun 8th 2021, 6:28 PM 25,182 Views 21 Comments

The site is 850 metres from UCD.

# an-bord-pleanala - Wednesday 26 May, 2021

Plan for 200 apartments in Phibsborough approved despite council opposition
# Cross Guns Bridge
# Cross Guns Bridge

Plan for 200 apartments in Phibsborough approved despite council opposition

May 26th 2021, 9:54 AM 37,032 Views 0 Comments

Dublin City Council had recommended planning permission be refused on a number of grounds.

# an-bord-pleanala - Friday 21 May, 2021

Johnny Ronan fails to get planning permission for his 40-plus storey tower in Dublin's docklands
# Johnny Ronan
# Johnny Ronan

Johnny Ronan fails to get planning permission for his 40-plus storey tower in Dublin's docklands

Updated May 21st 2021, 7:29 PM 42,502 Views 85 Comments

The 1,005 unit apartment scheme was refused planning permission by An Bord Pleanala.

# an-bord-pleanala - Friday 23 April, 2021

Council recommends refusing Charlie Chawke's €186m Goat apartment plan
# Dún Laoghaire
# Dún Laoghaire

Council recommends refusing Charlie Chawke's €186m Goat apartment plan

Apr 23rd 2021, 9:36 PM 52,864 Views 73 Comments

Minister for Tourism and Culture and local TD Catherine Martin has told the appeals board that she has “concerns in relation to this development”.

# an-bord-pleanala - Thursday 22 April, 2021

'It's a children's burial ground': Expert claims map of Bessborough site is correct
# Cork
# Cork

'It's a children's burial ground': Expert claims map of Bessborough site is correct

Updated Apr 22nd 2021, 3:20 PM 18,580 Views 27 Comments

Survivors have criticised plans to build apartments at the site of a former mother and baby institution.

Harry Crosbie no longer liable for €70,000 tax after planning board's ruling on Vicar Street site
# Dublin
# Dublin

Harry Crosbie no longer liable for €70,000 tax after planning board's ruling on Vicar Street site

Apr 22nd 2021, 1:13 PM 19,460 Views 12 Comments

Dublin City Council tried to have the site listed as vacant.

# an-bord-pleanala - Wednesday 21 April, 2021

Survivors call plan to build apartments at Bessborough site 'an abhorrent act of desecration'
# Cork
# Cork

Survivors call plan to build apartments at Bessborough site 'an abhorrent act of desecration'

Updated Apr 21st 2021, 6:00 PM 31,176 Views 21 Comments

The developer has said it is “highly unlikely” the land in question is a burial site, but that this can’t be ruled out.

James Joyce's 'House of the Dead' to become hostel despite planning appeal by author Colm Tóibín
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

James Joyce's 'House of the Dead' to become hostel despite planning appeal by author Colm Tóibín

Apr 21st 2021, 11:56 AM 14,129 Views 14 Comments

Permission was initially granted by Dublin City Council last year.

# an-bord-pleanala - Monday 19 April, 2021

Hines gets green light for apartments scheme at Player Wills factory in Dublin 8
# Player Wills
# Player Wills

Hines gets green light for apartments scheme at Player Wills factory in Dublin 8

Apr 19th 2021, 12:50 PM 29,330 Views 24 Comments

The development includes four apartment blocks with one reaching 19 storeys in height.

# an-bord-pleanala - Wednesday 14 April, 2021

Green light given for Phibsborough 297 unit shared co-living plan
# Housing
# Housing

Green light given for Phibsborough 297 unit shared co-living plan

Apr 14th 2021, 6:44 PM 26,277 Views 35 Comments

An Bord Pleanala granted planning permission despite objection from Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald.

Go ahead given to GAA for seven storey 200 bedroom hotel near Croke Park
# Clonliffe College
# Clonliffe College

Go ahead given to GAA for seven storey 200 bedroom hotel near Croke Park

Apr 14th 2021, 5:57 PM 26,355 Views 28 Comments

Stock market listed hotel group Dalata is to operate the hotel under the group’s Maldron brand.

# an-bord-pleanala - Monday 5 April, 2021

The N6 ring road: Solution or dead end for Galway congestion crisis?
# Dead End
# Dead End

The N6 ring road: Solution or dead end for Galway congestion crisis?

Apr 5th 2021, 12:03 AM 67,673 Views 67 Comments

Noteworthy and The Journal take a deep dive into the controversial infrastructure plan which awaits green light from planners.

# an-bord-pleanala - Thursday 25 March, 2021

Green light for €15.5m Tayto Park rollercoaster after two-year planning battle
# A Rollercoaster
# A Rollercoaster

Green light for €15.5m Tayto Park rollercoaster after two-year planning battle

Mar 25th 2021, 11:30 AM 35,993 Views 22 Comments

There have been more than a few ups and downs in the saga.

# an-bord-pleanala - Wednesday 24 March, 2021

Green light given to build country's tallest building at historic Cork site
# Custom House Quay
# Custom House Quay

Green light given to build country's tallest building at historic Cork site

Mar 24th 2021, 2:14 PM 53,752 Views 93 Comments

The plans include a five-star hotel, a range of commercial units for retail, food, tourism and leisure.

# an-bord-pleanala - Monday 15 February, 2021

Concern over bats' welfare cited by group opposed to plans for 18 apartments in Dublin
# North Circular Road
# North Circular Road

Concern over bats' welfare cited by group opposed to plans for 18 apartments in Dublin

Feb 15th 2021, 4:25 PM 22,723 Views 0 Comments

The case has been brought before the High Court.

# an-bord-pleanala - Wednesday 3 February, 2021

Permission granted for two new schools in Sandymount despite local opposition
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

Permission granted for two new schools in Sandymount despite local opposition

Feb 3rd 2021, 9:30 PM 47,771 Views 37 Comments

An Bord Pleanála rejected appeals by half a dozen parties against the decision of Dublin City Council to grant planning permission.

# an-bord-pleanala - Sunday 20 December, 2020

Proposal for 'visually dominant' advertising screen at Stephen's Green rejected
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

Proposal for 'visually dominant' advertising screen at Stephen's Green rejected

Dec 20th 2020, 6:30 AM 15,463 Views 30 Comments

The application from Nightlight Screens Ltd was dismissed by Dublin City Council in July but appealed to An Bord Pleanála shortly after.

# an-bord-pleanala - Wednesday 2 December, 2020

Court quashes planning permission for 660 new dwellings near Battle of the Boyne site
# Co Meath
# Co Meath

Court quashes planning permission for 660 new dwellings near Battle of the Boyne site

Dec 2nd 2020, 7:15 PM 22,261 Views 18 Comments

The board had erred by not properly taken into account the effects the proposed development may have on bird species, the court ruled.

# an-bord-pleanala - Thursday 12 November, 2020

Colm Tóibín, An Taisce and others launch appeal against converting James Joyce's House of the Dead into tourist hostel

Colm Tóibín, An Taisce and others launch appeal against converting James Joyce's House of the Dead into tourist hostel

Nov 12th 2020, 2:25 PM 14,178 Views 19 Comments

Dublin City Council granted permission last month for the house at 15 Usher’s Island, Dublin 8 to be redeveloped into a hostel.

# an-bord-pleanala - Wednesday 11 November, 2020

Development of almost 600 social and affordable homes at Dublin site one step closer after council votes to transfer land
# Shanganagh
# Shanganagh

Development of almost 600 social and affordable homes at Dublin site one step closer after council votes to transfer land

Nov 11th 2020, 6:48 PM 40,887 Views 11 Comments

Planning permission for the development was secured earlier this year.

# an-bord-pleanala - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

'An act of sheer wanton corporate vandalism': Former home of 1916 leader demolished in Dublin
# Ballsbridge
# Ballsbridge

'An act of sheer wanton corporate vandalism': Former home of 1916 leader demolished in Dublin

Updated Sep 29th 2020, 3:09 PM 76,871 Views 120 Comments

The property at 40 Herbert Park was bulldozed this morning.

# an-bord-pleanala - Wednesday 16 September, 2020

Green light given for contentious €338 million apartment complex on former RTÉ lands in Dublin 4
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

Green light given for contentious €338 million apartment complex on former RTÉ lands in Dublin 4

Sep 16th 2020, 11:27 AM 38,704 Views 43 Comments

The plans received 19 objections from local residents who argued they were “seriously flawed” and must be rejected.

# an-bord-pleanala - Sunday 30 August, 2020

Permission given to Trinity Hall extension despite concerns over 'screaming, shouting, and urinating'
# Dartry
# Dartry

Permission given to Trinity Hall extension despite concerns over 'screaming, shouting, and urinating'

Aug 30th 2020, 7:15 AM 41,440 Views 13 Comments

Dozens of submissions from local residents raised concerns about the plans.

# an-bord-pleanala - Wednesday 26 August, 2020

Bartra submits fresh plans for 210-bedroom co-living development in Castleknock
# Dublin
# Dublin

Bartra submits fresh plans for 210-bedroom co-living development in Castleknock

Aug 26th 2020, 7:00 PM 23,571 Views 27 Comments

Permission for the development was previously quashed by the High Court in June.

# an-bord-pleanala - Wednesday 12 August, 2020

Preservation Society takes legal action against An Bord Pleanála over 130-bed co-living development
# Dublin
# Dublin

Preservation Society takes legal action against An Bord Pleanála over 130-bed co-living development

Aug 12th 2020, 12:05 AM 27,813 Views 31 Comments

The North Great George’s Street Preservation Society has lodged a judicial review over numerous concerns it has about the development.

# an-bord-pleanala - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

Concerns over late-night student behaviour fuel residents' objections to Trinity accommodation plan
# Trinity Hall
# Trinity Hall

Concerns over late-night student behaviour fuel residents' objections to Trinity accommodation plan

Jul 28th 2020, 9:53 PM 35,827 Views 19 Comments

In May, TCD lodged plans for 358 extra bed spaces for its student accommodation at Trinity Hall in Dartry.

# an-bord-pleanala - Friday 3 July, 2020

North Dublin apartment block given green light despite objection from local pub
# Dublin City Council
# Dublin City Council

North Dublin apartment block given green light despite objection from local pub

Jul 3rd 2020, 6:00 AM 46,216 Views 23 Comments

An Bord Pleanála overturned the Council’s original decision in August 2019.

# an-bord-pleanala - Thursday 26 March, 2020

DAA gets green light on amendments to new Dublin Airport runway despite pilot union's objections
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

DAA gets green light on amendments to new Dublin Airport runway despite pilot union's objections

Mar 26th 2020, 12:01 PM 25,654 Views 11 Comments

Trade union IALPA made an appeal against the plans to An Bord Pleanála.

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