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Aircraft Noise Competent Authority (ANCA)

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The Aircraft Noise Competent Authority monitors, and regulates where necessary, for the management of aircraft noise in the communities around Dublin Airport.

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ANCA Director's Message

The Aircraft Noise Competent Authority (ANCA) is a separate and independent Directorate within Fingal County Council.

ANCA is committed to delivering the highest possible quality of service. Our team will execute our role in an efficient, fair and transparent manner.

For more information on the ANCA team and what our role is, click below.


What the Legislation Says

European and Irish aircraft noise legislation seeks to ensure that the sustainable development of air transport should be balanced with the introduction of measures aimed at reducing the noise impact from aircraft to maintain or increase the quality of life of neighbouring citizens.