Planning and Development

Planning Applications with Environmental Impact Assessment Report

Development Management

F21A/0368 - Application by Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Part II, Amendment of Miscellaneous Enactments of S.I. No. 352, Section 10 of the European Communities (Public Participation) Regulations 2010Section 34(1A) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) and Section 172(1) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended), that planning reference number F21A/0368 was required to have been accompanied by an Environmental Impact Assessment Report.

The application by Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine was for a development at Howth Fishery Harbour Centre, Howth, Co. Dublin.

Planning permission has been sought for the following development: 

Proposed development works will consist of the following;

(i) Dredging of the harbour.

(ii) Stabilisation of dredge material.

(iii) Reclamation of land on the west side of the West Pier using dredge material.

(iv) Construction of an embarkment and rock armour revetment around the perimeter of the reclaimed area.

(v) Landscaping of the reclaimed area and provision of pavements, including footways, roadways and parking areas.

(vi) Construction of a slipway access to the water.

(vii) Provision of storage areas for harbour activities; and

(viii) Provision of services, including surface water drainage, mains water supply, lighting, and associated underground ducting.

 

The proposed development consists of work to the West Pier at Howth FCC, a protected structure (RPS 0595b/NIAH 11359040)). The proposed development will require an Industrial Emissions (IE) licence or waste licence from the Environmental Protection Agency. An Environmental Impact Assessment Report (EIAR) has been prepared and will be submitted to the Planning Authority with the application. A Natura Impact Statement (NIS) will be submitted to the Planning Authority with the application.

 

AI received 2/6/2022

AI deemed significant **

Revised public notices received 13/6/2022

An Environmental Impact Assessment Report has been prepared in respect of the proposed development.

The Planning Authority is informing the public that Fingal County Council made a decision to GRANT PERMISSION for the above development on the 05-Aug-2022.

The applicant and any person who made submissions or observations in writing to the Planning Authority in relation to the planning application in accordance with Section 37(1) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) may appeal such a decision to An Bord Pleanála. 

A person may question the validity of any decision of the planning authority by way of an application for judicial review, under Order 84 of the Rules of the Superior Courts (S.I. No. 15 of 1986), in accordance with Section 50 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended).  A person may question the validity of any decision on an appeal by An Bord Pleanála by way of an application for judicial review, under Order 84 of the Rules of the Superior Courts (S.I. No 15 of 1986) in accordance with Section 50 of the Planning and Development Act 2000, as amended.

Practical information on the appeal and review mechanisms can be found on the Citizens Information website. The Citizens Information Service is a statutory public authority responsible for a variety of information to members of the public. Practical information is also available on the website of  An Bord Pleanála, and on the website of the Courts Service of Ireland

Details with regard to the planning reference referred to in this notice may be viewed on this website on the online planning system  by entering the planning reference no. F21A/0368 in the planning reference field.

 

FW22A/0066 - Application by Earlsland Corporation Unlimited Company

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Part II, Amendment of Miscellaneous Enactments of S.I. No. 352, Section 10 of the European Communities (Public Participation) Regulations 2010Section 34(1A) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) and Section 172(1) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended), that planning reference number FW22A/0066 was required to have been accompanied by an Environmental Impact Assessment Report.

The application by Earlsland Corporation Unlimited Company was for a development at A site (known as site A), located to the north of Northwest Logistics Park, (NWLP), Ballycoolin, Dublin 15.

Planning permission has been sought for the following development: 

The proposed development consists of the following:

Construction of a high technology manufacturing unit (for the manufacturing of high technology electrical components), with a total gross floor area (GFA) of 23,6000 sq.m (including ancillary office space of 2,318 sq.m. at ground and first floor levels), and with a main parapet height of c. 12 metres and maximum height of 14.5 metres.  The proposed unit will be known as Unit 901;

Provision of a link corridor between the proposed high technology manufacturing unit and Unit 900 to the south (logistics/warehouse unit permitted under Reg. Ref. FW21A/0146);

The provision of 562 no. car parking spaces, dedicated bus drop off and 275 no. bicycle parking spaces along with HGV loading bays and a service yard to the west of the proposed unit.

The vehicular access to the unit will be provided via two entrances from the roundabout proposed under Reg. Ref. FW21A/0146, which provides access to Kilshane Avenue to the east.

The development also includes rooftop plant for the proposed unit, an ESB substation with switchroom, 2 no. emergency generators, 2 no. sprinkler/water tanks and 2 no. pumphouses, 2 no. smoking shelters, bicycle shelters, landscaping, boundary treatments, entrance gates, site lighting, all associated site development works, underground foul and storm water drainage services and attenuation areas including connections to existing/permitted services infrastructure and all ancillary works.

An Environmental Impact Assessment Report (EIAR) will be submitted to the Planning Authority with the planning application and the EIAR will be available for inspection or purchase at a fee not exceeding the reasonable cost of making a copy at the offices of the Planning Authority.

The application site (with an area of c. 5.9 hectares)  is located to the north of the warehouse/logistics development (Unit 900) permitted under Reg. Ref. FW21A/0146, to the northeast of Kilshane Avenue, to the south of Bay Lane and is bound by greenfield lands to the west.

An Environmental Impact Assessment Report has been prepared in respect of the proposed development.

The Planning Authority is informing the public that Fingal County Council made a decision to GRANT PERMISSION for the above development on the 01-Jun-2022.

The applicant and any person who made submissions or observations in writing to the Planning Authority in relation to the planning application in accordance with Section 37(1) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) may appeal such a decision to An Bord Pleanála. 

 

A person may question the validity of any decision of the planning authority by way of an application for judicial review, under Order 84 of the Rules of the Superior Courts (S.I. No. 15 of 1986), in accordance with Section 50 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended).

 

Practical information on the appeal and review mechanisms can be found on the Citizens Information website. The Citizens Information Service is a statutory public authority responsible for a variety of information to members of the public. Practical information is also available on the website of  An Bord Pleanála, and on the website of the Courts Service of Ireland

 

Details with regard to the planning reference referred to in this notice may be viewed on this website on the online planning system  by entering the planning reference no. FW22A/0066 in the planning reference field.

 

 

 

FW21A/0209- Application by Ipsen Manufacturing Ireland Ltd

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Part II, Amendment of Miscellaneous Enactments of S.I. No. 352, Section 10 of the European Communities (Public Participation) Regulations 2010Section 34(1A) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) and Section 172(1) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended), that planning reference number FW21A/0209 was required to have been accompanied by an Environmental Impact Assessment Report.

The application by Ipsen Manufacturing Ireland Ltd was for a development at Blanchardstown Industrial Park, Snugborough Road, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15.

Planning permission has been sought for the following development: 

The construction of a new two storey extension of 1,360m2, to the east elevation of the building previously granted planning application No. FW15A/0115 ( and now constructed) for use as a pharmaceutical manufacturing building, together with the re-alignment of an existing access road.  1 no. external stairs and 1 no. external platform linking existing stairs, external ground floor plant equipment. And all ancillary and assoicated site development works. Permission for the continuation of the use of the existing single storey contractors compound (site area 1616m2), for a further period of 5 years pursuant to condition 10 of Pa Ref: FW15A/0115. The build out of the extension may be constructed in a single phase or over two phases. The application relates to a development which comprises of an activity requiring an Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control Licence. IED Licenece no. PO-117-02 The application is also accompanied by an Environmental Impact Assessment Screening Report and an Appropriate Assessment Screening Report.

An Environmental Impact Assessment Report has been prepared in respect of the proposed development.

The Planning Authority is informing the public that Fingal County Council made a decision to Grant permission for the above development on the 7th June 2022.

The applicant and any person who made submissions or observations in writing to the Planning Authority in relation to the planning application in accordance with Section 37(1) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) may appeal such a decision to An Bord Pleanála. 

A person may question the validity of any decision of the planning authority by way of an application for judicial review, under Order 84 of the Rules of the Superior Courts (S.I. No. 15 of 1986), in accordance with Section 50 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended). A person may question the validity of any decision on an appeal by the Board by way of an application for judicial review, under Order 84 of the Rules of the Superior Courts (S.I. No. 15 of 1986), in accordance with Section 50 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended).

Practical information on the appeal and review mechanisms can be found on the Citizens Information website. The Citizens Information Service is a statutory public authority responsible for a variety of information to members of the public. Practical information is also available on the website of An Bord Pleanála, and on the website of the Courts Service of Ireland

Details with regard to the planning reference referred to in this notice may be viewed on this website on the online planning system by entering the planning reference no. FW21A/0209 in the planning reference field.

 

FW21A/0185 - Application by Guerbet Ireland ULC

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Part II, Amendment of Miscellaneous Enactments of S.I. No. 352, Section 10 of the European Communities (Public Participation) Regulations 2010Section 34(1A) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) and Section 172(1) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended), that planning reference number FW21A/0185 was required to have been accompanied by an Environmental Impact Assessment Report.

The application by Guerbet Ireland ULC was for a development at Damastown Road, Damastown Industrial Park, Dublin 15, D15YE36.

Planning permission has been sought for the following development: 

1) Process/Dryer Building extension 30.82m x 34.36m x 20.50m high.

2) Reactor hall building extension 19.30 x 10.50m x 19.60 m high

3) Warehouse Building extension 21.60m x 13.30m x 8.80m high.

4) Utilities/Maintenance Workshop Building extension 32.10m x 25.00m 7.78m high.

5) Electrical Transformer Room and Switchgear Room extension 11.80m x 8.20m x 4.20m high to the north side of

the existing Utilities/Maintenance Workshop Building.

6) Expansion of the existing WWTP comprising of 3 No aerated anoxic reactor tanks, 3 No balance tanks, 2 No clarifier tanks, associated bunded structures, pipe racks, and supporting plant/equipment.

7) Upgrade works to the existing fire water retention pond including the provision of a new fire water retention pond to supplement the existing storage capacity.

8) 1,289m2 extension of the existing contractor carpark to the west side of the WWTP.

9) A permanent contractors construction compound including a fenced and hard-cored area of 20,569m2.

10) Alterations to the existing site access, internal access roads and staff/visitors carpark to facilitate the construction of the new contractors construction compound.

11) And all associated works including alterations and additions to the existing external tanks, vessels, plant, equipment, external pipe bridge, underground services, internal access roads, footpaths, laydown/hardstanding areas, external lighting, etc.

The development is to be carried out within the 12.221 hectares of lands containing the Guerbet Ireland ULC facility at Damastown Industrial Park. This application is accompanied by an Appropriate Assessment Screening Report. The proposed development involves the modification of an establishment to which the European Communities (Control of Major Accident Hazards Involving Dangerous Substances) Regulations, 2015 (SI 209 of 2015) apply and is also subject to a granted revised Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control (IPPC) licence, Register No. PO050-02, now deemed an Industrial Emissions Licence (IEL).

 

An Environmental Impact Assessment Report has been prepared in respect of the development.

The Planning Authority is informing the public that Fingal County Council made a decision to grant permission for the above development on the 5th May 2022.

The applicant and any person who made submissions or observations in writing to the Planning Authority in relation to the planning application in accordance with Section 37(1) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) may appeal such a decision to An Bord Pleanála.  

A person may question the validity of any decision of the planning authority by way of an application for judicial review, under Order 84 of the Rules of the Superior Courts (S.I. No. 15 of 1986), in accordance with Section 50 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended). A person may question the validity of any decision on an appeal by the Board by way of an application for judicial review, under Order 84 of the Rules of the Superior Courts (S.I. No. 15 of 1986), in accordance with Section 50 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended).

Practical information on the appeal and review mechanisms can be found on the Citizens Information website. The Citizens Information Service is a statutory public authority responsible for a variety of information to members of the public. Practical information is also available on the website of An Bord Pleanála, and on the website of the Courts Service of Ireland

Details with regard to the planning reference referred to in this notice may be viewed on this website on the online planning system by entering the planning reference no. FW21A/0185 in the planning reference field.

FW21A/0151 - Application by Huntstown Power Company Limited

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Part II, Amendment of Miscellaneous Enactments of S.I. No. 352, Section 10 of the European Communities (Public Participation) Regulations 2010Section 34(1A) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) and Section 172(1) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended), that planning reference number FW21A/0151 was required to have been accompanied by an Environmental Impact Assessment Report.

The application by Huntstown Power Company Limited was for a data hall at lands adjacent to Huntstown Power Station, North Road, Finglas, Dublin 11.

 

Planning permission has been sought for the following development: 

 

  • Demolition of 2 no. existing residential dwellings and ancillary structures to the east of the site (c.344qm total floor area);

 

  • Construction of 2 no. data hall buildings (Buildings A and B) comprising data hall rooms, mechanical and electrical galleries, ancillary offices including meeting rooms, workshop spaces, staff areas including break rooms, toilets, shower/changing facilities, storage areas, lobbies, outdoor staff areas, loading bays and docks, associated plant throughout, photovoltaic panels and screened plant areas at roof levels, circulation areas and stair and lift cores throughout;

 

  • External plant and 58 no. emergency generators located within a generator yard to the east and west of Buildings A and B at ground level. The area is enclosed by a c.6.5m high louvred screen wall;

 

  • The proposed data halls (Buildings A and B) are arranged over 3 storeys with a gross floor area of C.37,647sqm each;

 

  • The overall height of the data hall buildings is c28m to roof parapet level and c32m including roof plant, roof vents and flues. The total height of Buildings A and B does not exceed 112m OD (above sea level);

 

  • The proposed development includes the provision of a temporary substation (c.32sqm), water treatment building (c. 369sqm and c.7.7m high), 7 no. water storage tanks (2,800m3 in total and c.6.4m high each), 2 no. sprinkler tanks (c.670m3 each and c.7.9m high each) with 2 no. pump houses each (c.40sqm and c. 6m high each);

 

  • The total gross floor area of the data halls and ancillary structures is c.75,775sqm;

 

  • All associated site development works, services provision, drainage upgrade works, 2 no. attenuation basins, landscaping and berming (c.6m high), boundary treatment works and security fencing up to c.2.4m high, new vehicular entrance from the North Road, secondary access to the south west of the site from the existing private road, all internal access roads, security gates, pedestrian/cyclist routes, lighting, 2 no. bin stores, 2 no. bicycle stores serving 48 no. bicycle spaces, 208 no. parking spaces including 10 no. accessible spaces, 20 no. electric vehicle charging spaces and 8 no. motorcycle spaces;

 

  • Existing electricity overhead lines traversing the site will be undergrounded under concurrent application Ref. FW21A/0144;

 

  • A proposed 220kv substation located to the south west of this site will be subject of a separate Strategic Infrastructure Development application to An Bord Pleanála under section 182A of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended).

 

An Environmental Impact Assessment Report has been prepared in respect of the proposed development.

 

The Planning Authority is informing the public that Fingal County Council made a decision to grant permission for the above development on the 20th April 2022.

 

The applicant and any person who made submissions or observations in writing to the Planning Authority in relation to the planning application in accordance with Section 37(1) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) may appeal such a decision to An Bord Pleanála. 

A person may question the validity of any decision of the planning authority by way of an application for judicial review, under Order 84 of the Rules of the Superior Courts (S.I. No. 15 of 1986), in accordance with Section 50 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended). A person may question the validity of any decision on an appeal by the Board by way of an application for judicial review, under Order 84 of the Rules of the Superior Courts (S.I. No. 15 of 1986), in accordance with Section 50 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended).

Practical information on the appeal and review mechanisms can be found on the Citizens Information website. The Citizens Information Service is a statutory public authority responsible for a variety of information to members of the public. Practical information is also available on the website of An Bord Pleanála, and on the website of the Courts Service of Ireland

 

Details with regard to the planning reference referred to in this notice may be viewed on this website on the online planning system by entering the planning reference no. FW21A/0151 in the planning reference field.

 

FW21A/0144 - Application by TLI Group Ltd.

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Part II, Amendment of Miscellaneous Enactments of S.I. No. 352, Section 10 of the European Communities (Public Participation) Regulations 2010Section 34(1A) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) and Section 172(1) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended), that planning reference number FW21A/0144 was required to have been accompanied by an Environmental Impact Assessment Report.

The application by TLI Group Ltd. was for a development consisting of the installation of electrical infrastructure between Finglas substation and Huntstown Power Station at the townlands of Johnstown, Huntstown, Coldwinters & Balseskin, at Blanchardstown and Finglas, Co. Dublin. Planning permission had been sought for the following development: 

 

The installation of electrical infrastructure between Finglas substation and Huntstown Power Station to facilitate the retirement of existing Electricity Supply Board overhead powerlines and facilitate site clearance for the future development of a data centre and substation (subject to separate planning applications).  This will include (i) the installation of approximately three underground cable circuits of 1.2km length (110kV) and one circuit 1.2km length (38kV) and associated underground ducting, joint bays and infrastructure between the existing ESB Finglas substation and an agreed location within Huntstown Power Station (ii) installation of one c.28m double circuit 110 kV cable end tower and one c.17 single circuit 110kV angle mast (iii) removal of 10Nr. existing 110kV timber polesets, 9 Nr. existing 38kV timber polesets, 3 Nr. 38kV lattice steel tower & associated overhead line electrical infrastructure; all associated and ancillary site development, landscaping and construction works, all within the townlands of Johnstown, Huntstown, Coldwinters & Balseskin at Blanchardstown & Finglas, County Dublin. 

 

An Environmental Impact Assessment Report has been prepared in respect of the proposed development.

 

The Planning Authority is informing the public that Fingal County Council made a decision to grant permission for the above development on the 5th October 2021.

 

The applicant and any person who made submissions or observations in writing to the Planning Authority in relation to the planning application in accordance with Section 37(1) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) may appeal such a decision to An Bord Pleanála. 

 

A person may question the validity of any decision of the planning authority by way of an application for judicial review, under Order 84 of the Rules of the Superior Courts (S.I. No. 15 of 1986), in accordance with Section 50 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended). A person may question the validity of any decision on an appeal by the Board by way of an application for judicial review, under Order 84 of the Rules of the Superior Courts (S.I. No. 15 of 1986), in accordance with Section 50 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended).

 

Practical information on the appeal and review mechanisms can be found on the Citizens Information website. The Citizens Information Service is a statutory public authority responsible for a variety of information to members of the public. Practical information is also available on the website of An Bord Pleanála, and on the website of the Courts Service of Ireland

 

Details with regard to the planning reference referred to in this notice may be viewed on this website on the online planning system by entering the planning reference no. FW21A/0144 in the planning reference field.

 

FW20A/0187 - Application by HPREF Dublin Office DevCo1 Limited

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Part II, Amendment of Miscellaneous Enactments of S.I. No. 352, Section 10 of the European Communities (Public Participation) Regulations 2010Section 34(1A) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) and Section 172(1) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended), that planning reference number FW20A/0187 was required to have been accompanied by an Environmental Impact Assessment Report.

The application by HPREF Dublin Office DevCo1 Limited was for a development consisting of 8 no. light industrial/warehouse (including wholesale use) / logistics units at Horizon Logistics Park (Site N), Off the R108, Harristown, St. Margarets, Swords, Co. Dublin. Planning permission had been sought for the following development: 

  • 8 no. light industrial/warehouse (including wholesale use) / logistics units including ancillary office use and entrance/reception areas over two levels, with maximum height of c. 15.5 m and combined total gross floor area (GFA) of 39,732 sq.m. (units N1-N8);
  • The demolition of 2 no. existing agricultural sheds and the construction of a link road (Estate Road No. 4), extending south from the proposed development to connect with existing road infrastructure (Sillogue Green);
  • The implementation of a new internal road network with all access points, internal access roads and footpaths, service yards and access roads, cycle paths and landscaping;
  • The construction of 2 no. new roundabouts on Estate Road No. 4, the construction of Estate Road No. 3 branching west and the extension of Estate Road No. 2 which currently serves Horizon Logistics Park;
  • The development includes 2 no. ESB substation buildings and switchrooms (with a combined GFA of 68 sq.m.), service yards including loading bays, bin storage areas and a total of 395 no. car parking spaces, 8 no. motorcycle parking spaces and 202 no. cycle parking spaces;
  • The proposal includes landscaping and planting, boundary treatment, lighting, security fencing and all associated site services and development works including underground foul and storm water drainage network and sustainable urban drainage systems, all on a site of 14.64 hectares.
  • A Natura Impact Statement was submitted with the planning application. 

An Environmental Impact Assessment Report has been prepared in respect of the proposed development. 

The Planning Authority is informing the public that Fingal County Council made a decision to grant permission for the above development on the 23rd June 2021. 

The applicant and any person who made submissions or observations in writing to the Planning Authority in relation to the planning application in accordance with Section 37(1) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) may appeal such a decision to An Bord Pleanála.  

A person may question the validity of any decision of the planning authority by way of an application for judicial review, under Order 84 of the Rules of the Superior Courts (S.I. No. 15 of 1986), in accordance with Section 50 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended). A person may question the validity of any decision on an appeal by the Board by way of an application for judicial review, under Order 84 of the Rules of the Superior Courts (S.I. No. 15 of 1986), in accordance with Section 50 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended). 

Practical information on the appeal and review mechanisms can be found on the Citizens Information website. The Citizens Information Service is a statutory public authority responsible for a variety of information to members of the public. Practical information is also available on the website of An Bord Pleanála, and on the website of the Courts Service of Ireland

Details with regard to the planning reference referred to in this notice may be viewed on this website on the online planning system by entering the planning reference no. FW20A/0187 in the planning reference field.

 

FW20A/0083 – Application by Chemco (Ireland) Limited

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Part II, Amendment of Miscellaneous Enactments of S.I. No. 352, Section 10 of the European Communities (Public Participation) Regulations 2010Section 34(1A) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) and Section 172(1) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended), that planning reference number FW20A/0083 was required to have been accompanied by an Environmental Impact Assessment Report.

The application by Chemco (Ireland) Limited was for a development consisting of warehousing within 6 No. units for the storage and distribution of materials including chemicals at Damanstown Rise, Damanstown Industrial Estate, Macetown North, Dublin 15. Planning permission has been sought for the following development: 

 

  • 19,151 sqm of warehousing within 6 No. units for the storage and distribution of materials including chemicals within a proposed secure 33 Acre site. The height of which does not exceed 16.0m. This is inclusive of MHE (Mechanical Handling Equipment) areas, clean rooms, warehouse office, link corridors and associated amenities.
  • 917 sqm Individual standalone administration office (710 sqm) & staff amenities buildings (302 sqm)
  • 230 sqm security offices (Hub),
  • 1,205 sqm of associated plantrooms, stores and ancillary buildings
  • Provision for 182 No. of car parking spaces for warehousing office staff 
  • Plus 3 No. disability access car parking spaces
  • Including provisions for 8 No. Electric Vehicle car parking spaces
  • An external ISO tank & container storage pad complete with associated circulation space (the area of which is circa 9.5 Acres or 38,450 sqm)
  • A perimeter attenuation channel (the area of which is circa 3,045 sqm with a capacity of over 5,045 cum)
  • A perimeter security fencing 2.4m high.
  • Associated landscaping
  • 6 No. access points 
  • Facility identification signage
  • Associated ancillary site and civil works

 

at Damastown Rise, Damastown Industrial Estate, Macetown North, Dublin 15, all located within the boundaries of the secure 33 Acre site.  This is a site to which the Chemicals Act (Control of Major Accident Hazards Involving Dangerous Substances) Regulations 2015 (S.I. 209 of 2015) applies.

An Environmental Impact Assessment Report has been prepared in respect of the proposed development.

The Planning Authority is informing the public that Fingal County Council made a decision to grant permission for the above development on the 28th January 2021.

The applicant and any person who made submissions or observations in writing to the Planning Authority in relation to the planning application in accordance with Section 37(1) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) may appeal such a decision to An Bord Pleanála. 

A person may question the validity of any decision of the planning authority by way of an application for judicial review, under Order 84 of the Rules of the Superior Courts (S.I. No. 15 of 1986), in accordance with Section 50 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended). A person may question the validity of any decision on an appeal by the Board by way of an application for judicial review, under Order 84 of the Rules of the Superior Courts (S.I. No. 15 of 1986), in accordance with Section 50 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended).

Practical information on the appeal and review mechanisms can be found on the Citizens Information website. The Citizens Information Service is a statutory public authority responsible for a variety of information to members of the public. Practical information is also available on the website of An Bord Pleanála, and on the website of the Courts Service of Ireland

Details with regard to the planning reference referred to in this notice may be viewed on this website on the online planning system by entering the planning reference no. FW20A/0083 in the planning reference field.

 

FW20A/0021 - Application by Dublin Port Company

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Part II, Amendment of Miscellaneous Enactments of S.I. No. 352, Section 10 of the European Communities (Public Participation) Regulations 2010Section 34(1A) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) and Section 172(1) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended), that planning reference number FW20A/0021 was required to have been accompanied by an Environmental Impact Assessment Report.

The application by Dublin Port Company was for a development consisting of storage and logistic facilities comprising yards, warehouses, workshops and ancillary offices at Plots 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 9 and amendment to permitted development (Reg. Ref. FW19A/0101 and F18A/0139) at Plot 8 and internal road network at Dublin Inland Port, South of Dublin Airport Logistics Park, Off Maple Avenue, Coldwinters, St Margarets, Co Dublin. Planning permission has been sought for the following development: 

Plot 1 (c.1.54ha) comprising a warehouse building including an ancillary office of c.2433sqm and c.10m in height with 1 no. sign on building and c.280sqm photovoltaic panels on roof and storage yard with approx. 50 no. lorry spaces.

Plot 3 (c.0.87ha) comprising an office building of c.144sqm and c. 4.6m in height with 1 no. sign on building and c.60sqm photovoltaic panels on roof and storage yard with approx. 24 no. lorry spaces and approx. 205 no. car storage spaces.

Plot 4 (c.2.99ha) comprising a warehouse building including workshop, store, substation and ancillary office of c.8,061sqm and c.15m in height and c.680sqm photovoltaic panels on roof and storage yard with approx. 70 no. lorry spaces and approx. 96 no. car storage spaces.

Plot 5 (c.1.16ha) comprising a warehouse building including workshop and ancillary office of c.735sqm and 10.2m and an office building of c.300sqm and c.5.8m in height with 1 no. sign on building, and storage yard with approx. 28 no. lorry spaces and including vehicle washing area and fuel storage area.

Plot 6 (c.0.31ha) comprising a warehouse and store building including ancillary office of c.569sqm and 10.2m in height with 1 no. sign on building and c.92sqm photovoltaic panels on roof and storage yard with approx. 7 no. lorry spaces.

Plot 7 (c1.2ha) comprising a warehouse building including ancillary office of c.1,293sqm and c.10m in height with 1 no. sign on building and c.220sqm photovoltaic panels on roof and storage yard with approx. 42 no. lorry spaces.

Plot 9 (c.0.47ha) comprising a warehouse building including ancillary office of c.569sqm and 10.2m in height with 1 no. sign on building and c.92sqm photovoltaic panels on roof and storage yard with c.8 no. lorry spaces.

The proposed development across the 7 no. plots will also include: 134 no. car staff parking space and 112 no. bicycle parking spaces; high strength surface treatment including underground drainage, attenuation, water services and electricity infrastructure including 2 no. substations of c. 14sqm and c.26sqm respectively; 3m high wall and internal 4.5m electrified fence along the boundary of Plot 4 and 2.4m high fences along other internal plot boundaries; gated vehicle and pedestrian accesses to each plot; 3m high fencing along the external site boundaries;  CCTV poles (approx. 7.5m) and new lighting (including 8 no. lighting towers (approx. 30m)); and all associated landscaping, plant, site and construction works.

The application seeks to amend Plot 8 as permitted under Reg. Ref. FW19A/0101. The yard within Plot 8 will be extended to the north and east and the plot will increase in area from 3.1 to 3.5ha. 

The application also seeks to amend the internal road network as permitted under Reg. Ref. FW19A/0101 and Reg. Ref. FW18A/0139. The permitted (Reg. Ref. FW18A/0139) Plot 1 entrance has been moved further south and the permitted (Reg. Ref. FW18A/0139) entrance to Plot 4 to the west is now removed. The permitted (Reg. Ref. FW19A/0101) Plot 4 entrance to the east has been widened. All development to take place on a site of c. 10.4 ha. The application is for a 10 year planning permission.

An Environmental Impact Assessment Report has been prepared in respect of the proposed development.

The Planning Authority is informing the public that Fingal County Council made a decision to grant permission for the above development on the 7th April 2020.

The applicant and any person who made submissions or observations in writing to the Planning Authority in relation to the planning application in accordance with Section 37(1) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) may appeal such a decision to An Bord Pleanála. 

A person may question the validity of any decision of the planning authority by way of an application for judicial review, under Order 84 of the Rules of the Superior Courts (S.I. No. 15 of 1986), in accordance with Section 50 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended). A person may question the validity of any decision on an appeal by the Board by way of an application for judicial review, under Order 84 of the Rules of the Superior Courts (S.I. No. 15 of 1986), in accordance with Section 50 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended).

Practical information on the appeal and review mechanisms can be found on the Citizens Information website. The Citizens Information Service is a statutory public authority responsible for a variety of information to members of the public. Practical information is also available on the website of An Bord Pleanála, and on the website of the Courts Service of Ireland

Details with regard to the planning reference referred to in this notice may be viewed on this website on the online planning system by entering the planning reference no. FW20A/0021 in the planning reference field.