Planning Law

Harrington and Co Solicitors has an established record of excellence in advising clients on planning law issues and in representing their interests before Planning Authorities, An Bord Pleanála, the Environmental Protection Agency, and in the Courts.


We provide advice and guidance to clients at every stage of the planning process, from dealing with an initial application or objection, to analysis of decisions and preparation of appeals, representation before oral hearings right through to judicial review proceedings in the High Court and Supreme Court where appropriate.

Our firm has been and remains involved in a number of substantial planning cases in the High Court and has acted in regulatory compliance summary proceedings for land owners.

Specialist areas include:

  • Planning Injunctions
  • Nuisance
  • Judicial Review of Planning Authorities
  • Appeals and An Bord Pleanála Oral Hearings
  • EPA Licensing and Permits
  • Waste Management
  • Litigation, including defending challenges to approvals/consents and defence of prosecutions by local authorities and the Environmental Protection Agency