Planning and Development (Amendment)(No. 2) Regulations 2022

Jurisdiction: Republic of Ireland

Commencement: 11th November 2022


  • Planning and Development Regulations 2001

Mini Summary

The Planning and Development Regulations 2001 were created under the Planning and Development Act 2000. The regulations deal with practical matters such as requirements for site notices, fees for applications and time limits. The regulations also cover Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA) contents and exemptions.

Under the Planning and Development Regulations 2002, the scales of location maps are modified to be used in areas other than built-up areas.


Any person making a planning application should be aware of the Regulations as a failure to comply will result in a planning application being rejected. Planning permission involves applying to the relevant planning authority and ensuring that any development that is carried out complies with the terms granted in the planning permission. Any planning application should also comply with the technical requirements regarding site notices and advertisement.


Existing Article 22 of the Planning and Development Regulations 2001  is amended to include conditions for planning applications where the applicant is not the legal owner of the land.
This amendment has no direct relevance to environmental matters.

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