Planning Law

The licencing for plantations of trees in Ireland is controlled by the Department of Agriculture, Food, and the Marine (hereinafter DAFM). An individual or group wishing to be approved for a forestry licence must engage the following process:The individual or company wishing to plant must...

The Planning and Development (Housing) and Residential Tenancies Act 2016 came into force on the 23rd of December 2016. It introduced the concepts of Strategic Housing Developments and extending the lifetime of planning permissions for certain residential development for a second time. It is expected that...