An Bord Pleanála


⚠ Important Update ⚠
From Monday 25 May 2020, An Bord Pleanála's office at 64 Marlborough Street Dublin 1 is reverting to full public opening hours of 9.15am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday.
You can find out more information about timelines, last dates to make a planning appeal, postal deliveries, social distancing and other matters in our An Bord Pleanála and COVID-19 information.
An Bord Pleanála is complying with all central Government and associated Health Authorities guidance in respect of arrangements and measures concerning the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic.

The Government's orders extending time limits on planning matters provided that the period of time beginning on 29 March 2020 and expiring on 23 May 2020 is to be disregarded for the purpose of calculating various time limits under the Planning and Development and other related Acts. As the Government has not made a further order extending the time freeze beyond the 23 May 2020 the normal time limits as set out in the relevant legislation apply with effect from 24 May 2020.

Persons who wish to interact with An Bord Pleanála are encouraged to utilise remote channels of communication with An Bord Pleanála, such as post, telephone and email, where possible, rather than calling into the office. This is to limit, as far as possible, unnecessary person to person contact in accordance with social distancing principles.
Last updated 25/05/2020, 17.30


News and Publications


28/07/2020 - Annual Report and Accounts 2019
An Bord Pleanála has today published its Annual Report and Accounts 2019. We have also published statistical data for 2019 in an appendices booklet which accompanies the main Annual Report document. Due to COVID-19, we are publishing our Annual Report and Accounts 2019 and Appendices today online on our website in digital format. Hard copies of the documents will be available shortly and posted to the usual recipients in the coming weeks.

20/07/2020 – ABP-306504-20: Oral Hearing
Oral Hearing Agenda for demolition of existing structure, construction of 372 no. residential units (218 no. houses, 154 no. apartments), childcare facility and associated site works. Townland of Crodaun, Celbridge, Co. Kildare starting 29 July 2020.

19/06/2020 - ABP-303247-18
Decision issued for local authority application for the proposed public realm improvement works and flood defence works at Morrison's Quay, Cork City.

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