An Bord Pleanála

Published (Decided) Referrals During 2008 Total cases: 121

Athlone Town Council

RL2568: No Address (JW/AG)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whetter the sale of hot food for consuption off the premises is or is not development or is ,or is not exempt development.
  • Decision: Invalid-Late S.5(3)(a)
  • Date lodged: 22/08/2008; signed: 22/08/2008

RL2419: No Address (JW/AG)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the bar at the Auburn House Hotel, Bunnavally, Old Dublin Road, Athlone, Co. Westmeath operating independently of the hotel is or is not development or is exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 23/02/2007; signed: 18/01/2008

Birr Town Council

RL2513: Hillside, Seffin, Co. Offaly.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the carrying out of excavation, stockpiling and improvement of agricultural land is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 28/02/2008; signed: 10/10/2008

Bray Town Council

RL2490: Bray, Co. Wicklow.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the felling of trees and resultant landscaping works is or is not development or is or is not exempted development. Mount Herbert, Herbert Road, (a protected structure),
  • Decision: Is not development
  • Date lodged: 16/11/2007; signed: 17/06/2008

RL2437: Bray Garda Station, Sidmonton Road Boundary, Bray, Co. Wicklow

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the installation of replacement of a communication mast and associated equipment is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 09/05/2007; signed: 18/09/2008

Buncrana Town Council

RL2453: Plaza Ballroom, Lower Main Street, Buncrana, Co. Donegal.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the use of premises for dance hall and other uses is or is not development and is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is not development
  • Date lodged: 11/07/2007; signed: 16/09/2008

Clare County Council

RL2491: Doughmore, Caherfeenick Road, Doonbeg, Co. Clare (R07-16)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether certain development work carried out by Doonbeg Golf Club Ltd,at the site/area at Caherfeenick Rd L61041, Doonbeg, Co. Clare is or is not development and is or is not exempt development
  • Decision: Invalid-no grounds
  • Date lodged: 23/11/2007; signed: 30/09/2008

Clare County Council

RD0018: No.7 Fisherman's Cottages, Querrin, Kilkee, Co. Clare. (RX07/07)

  • Case Type: Relaxation and Dispensation
  • Description: Application for relaxation dispensation of parts B1,B3 and K1 of Building Regulations, 1997.
  • Decision: Refuse appeal
  • Date lodged: 31/08/2007; signed: 27/05/2008

RD0017: No.6 Fisherman's Cottages, Querrin, Kilkee, Co. Clare. (RX07/06)

  • Case Type: Relaxation and Dispensation
  • Description: Application for relaxation dispensation of parts B1,B3 and K1 of Building Regulations, 1997.
  • Decision: Refuse appeal
  • Date lodged: 31/08/2007; signed: 27/05/2008

RD0016: No.05 Fisherman's Cottages, Querrin, Kilkee, Co. Clare. (RX07/05)

  • Case Type: Relaxation and Dispensation
  • Description: Application for relaxation dispensation of parts B1,B3 and K1 of Building Regulations, 1997.
  • Decision: Refuse appeal
  • Date lodged: 31/08/2007; signed: 27/05/2008

RD0015: No.4 Fisherman's Cottages, Querrin, Kilkee, Co. Clare. (RX07/04)

  • Case Type: Relaxation and Dispensation
  • Description: Application for relaxation dispensation of parts B1,B3 and K1 of Building Regulations, 1997.
  • Decision: Refuse appeal
  • Date lodged: 31/08/2007; signed: 27/05/2008

RD0014: No.3 Fisherman's Cottages, Querrin, Kilkee, Co. Clare. (RX07/03)

  • Case Type: Relaxation and Dispensation
  • Description: Application for relaxation dispensation of parts B1,B3 and K1 of Building Regulations, 1997.
  • Decision: Refuse appeal
  • Date lodged: 31/08/2007; signed: 27/05/2008

RD0013: No.2 Fisherman's Cottage, Querrin, Kilkee, Co. Clare. (RX07/02)

  • Case Type: Relaxation and Dispensation
  • Description: Application for relaxation of dispensation of parts B1,B3 and K1 of Building Regulations, 1997.
  • Decision: Refuse appeal
  • Date lodged: 31/08/2007; signed: 27/05/2008

RD0012: No.1 Fisherman's Cottages, Querrin, Kilkee, Co. Clare. (RX07/01)

  • Case Type: Relaxation and Dispensation
  • Description: Application for relaxation dispensation of parts B1,B3 and K1 of Building Regulations, 1997.
  • Decision: Refuse appeal
  • Date lodged: 31/08/2007; signed: 27/05/2008

Clonmel Borough Council

RL2501: 6 Prior Park, Terrace, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the conversion of no. 6 Prior Park Terrace, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary from a house to 3 flats is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 10/01/2008; signed: 14/07/2008

Cork City Council

RL2516: 55 St. Patrick's Street, Cork

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the use of a premises as a juice/sandwich bar is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is not development
  • Date lodged: 05/03/2008; signed: 13/10/2008

RL2508: 5 Lower Panorama Terrace, Sundays Well Road, Cork

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether development of 5 no. bedsits is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is exempted development
  • Date lodged: 15/02/2008; signed: 12/09/2008

Cork City Council

RL2464: Merchants Quay Shopping Centre, Patrick Street, Cork. (R183/07)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the erection of a wall separating Supervalu from Debenhams is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is exempted development
  • Date lodged: 22/08/2007; signed: 29/04/2008

Cork County Council,

RP2027: Maulanimirish, Dunmanway, Co. Cork.

  • Case Type: Points of Detail in dispute S34(5)
  • Description: Point of detail in dispute in relation to condition no. 5 of Register Reference No. 07/2401
  • Decision: Board Decision- see Board Order
  • Date lodged: 25/03/2008; signed: 30/07/2008

RL2578: Scarriff, Middleton, Co.Cork. (D231.08)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the carrying out of works to complete flood relief pipe work is or is not exempted development at the workshop adjacent to the public road at Scarriff, Middleton, Co.Cork.
  • Decision: Invalid-fee S.5(3)(a)
  • Date lodged: 01/10/2008; signed: 01/10/2008

RL2520: Ardbrack, Kinsale, Co. Cork.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the installation of 4 no. roof lights (velux type windows) at no. 38 Ringcurran Rise to the rear of and overlooking no. 9 Fort view is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is exempted development
  • Date lodged: 07/03/2008; signed: 28/10/2008

RL2505: 47 Nova Court, Carrigaline, Co. Cork.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the opening of an entrance is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Invalid-no grounds
  • Date lodged: 18/01/2008; signed: 31/01/2008

RL2452: Kilcrea, Ovens, Co. Cork. (D227/06)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the use of land for the landing and take - off of a helicopter is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 29/06/2007; signed: 08/04/2008

Dublin City Council

RP2019: Royal Canal Park (Pelletstown) Ratoath Road, Dublin 15. (1366/06)

  • Case Type: Points of Detail in dispute S34(5)
  • Description: Point of detail in dispute in relation to condition no. 2 of permission no. 1366/06.
  • Decision: Invalid- subject matter not stated S.127(1)(c)
  • Date lodged: 19/11/2007; signed: 03/06/2008

RL2553: opposite D One restaurant, IFSC, Dublin 1. (0265/08)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the erection of the metropole sign outside the Clarion Hotel is or is not exempted development. Northern side of North Wall Quay adjacent to Clarion Hotel and
  • Decision: No Board jurisdiction
  • Date lodged: 07/07/2008; signed: 08/10/2008

RL2535: 7 Linenhall Street, Dublin 7. (0203/08)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether a two storey extension under construction at 7 Linenhall Street, Dublin 7 is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is exempted development
  • Date lodged: 30/04/2008; signed: 17/12/2008

RL2533: In Front of Clarion Hotel, Dublin 1. (0094/08)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the erection of a metropole sign at northern side of North Quay is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Invalid-Late S.5(3)(a)
  • Date lodged: 17/04/2008; signed: 30/04/2008

RL2327: not exempted development. 75 and 76 Amiens Street, Dublin 1. (0050/06)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether reslating of existing roof, reinstating decorative plasterwork and timber mouldings, forming new opes between houses and other minor alterations is or is not development or is or is
  • Decision: No Board jurisdiction
  • Date lodged: 03/03/2006; signed: 19/09/2008

Dublin City Council

RL2481: 87 Slievenamon Road, Drimnagh, Dublin 12. (0488/07)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether gate and railings to front of property is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 01/10/2007; signed: 28/04/2008

RL2480: 120 Baggot Lane, Dublin 4. (0415/07)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether change of use from advertising agency to physical therapy and massage clinic is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 01/10/2007; signed: 14/05/2008

RL2476: 78 Waterloo Road, Dublin 4. (0524/07)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: whether the erection of raised timber decking to rear of house is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 01/09/2007; signed: 19/03/2008

RL2462: 34 Oakley Road, Dublin 6. (Protected Structure.)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether removal of window frames, demolition of ceiling and replacement with ceiling light and demolition of structure at rear garden is or is not exempted developemnt.
  • Decision: Split decision
  • Date lodged: 10/08/2007; signed: 20/06/2008

RL2426: St Annes, 666 South Circular Road, Dublin 8. (0086/07)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether proposed change of use from parochial house to care home for children is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is exempted development
  • Date lodged: 12/03/2007; signed: 05/02/2008

Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Counci

RP2024: 2 Springhill Park, Deanagrange Road, Blackrock, Co. Dublin

  • Case Type: Points of Detail in dispute S34(5)
  • Description: Point of detail in dispute regarding financial contribution under condition 6 of PL06D.200366.
  • Decision: Board Decision- see Board Order
  • Date lodged: 21/01/2008; signed: 23/05/2008

RP2023: 2 Springhill Park, Deansgrange, Co. Dublin.

  • Case Type: Points of Detail in dispute S34(5)
  • Description: Point of detail in dispute regarding financial contribution under condition 6 of PL06D.200366.
  • Decision: Invalid-fee S.5(3)(a)
  • Date lodged: 11/01/2008; signed: 11/01/2008

RL2595: Entrance to Leopardstown Racecourse, Leopardstown, Dublin 18. (10708)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether a substantial fenced off, floodlit commercial activity selling christmas trees is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Invalid-fee S.5(3)(a)
  • Date lodged: 02/12/2008; signed: 03/12/2008

RL2515: 1 Rosemeen Gardens, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin. (0708)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether alterations to entrance gateway are or are not development or are or are not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 04/03/2008; signed: 16/10/2008

RL2504: Kilbarron, Otranto Place, Sandycove, Co. Dublin. (8907)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether extension to rear is or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 25/01/2008; signed: 10/10/2008

RL2494: Summerhill Road, Sandycove, Co. Dublin. (8407)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the provision of a single car parking space to eastern side of an access road that serves summerhill court is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 12/12/2007; signed: 31/07/2008

RL2477: 14 Castle Park, Monkstown, Co. Dublin. (4707)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the rear kitchen extension and linked conversion of garage is or is not development of is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is exempted development
  • Date lodged: 25/09/2007; signed: 28/04/2008

RL2474: "Emoclew", Anastasia Lane, Sorrento Road, Dalkey, Co. Dublin. (4307)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the erection of a gate to the entrance of the site of an existing house is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is exempted development
  • Date lodged: 17/09/2007; signed: 12/11/2008

RL2432: Spar Shop, Roebuck Hill, Clonskeagh, Dublin 14. (1607)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the operation of a Supermac's Fresh Express and related signage within the curtilage of Spar Shop is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 19/04/2007; signed: 17/04/2008

RH2019: Creevagh House, Rosemount Road, Dundrum, Dublin 14 (D05A/0312)

  • Case Type: Re Social Housing S96(5)
  • Description: Failure to reach agreement in relation to the provision of social and affordable housing (section 96).
  • Decision: No Board jurisdiction
  • Date lodged: 12/01/2007; signed: 02/07/2008

Fingal County Council

RP2032: Turnapin Great, Old Swords Road, Santry, Dublin 9.

  • Case Type: Points of Detail in dispute S34(5)
  • Description: Point of detail in dispute regarding financial contribution under condition no. 13 of PL06F.221754.
  • Decision: Invalid-fee S.5(3)(a)
  • Date lodged: 19/05/2008; signed: 19/05/2008

RL2510: Harbour Road, Howth, Co Dublin. (332007)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the construction of a new vehicular access, 50sqm building and boundary fence are or are not development, or are or are not exempt development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 20/02/2008; signed: 15/12/2008

RL2428: Co. Dublin. (SS/07/2007)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether use of two light industrial units for commercial vehicle storage sales and maintenance is or is not exempted development. Site 11, Area 3, Airside Enteprise Centre, Nevinstown, Swords,
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 29/03/2007; signed: 23/01/2008

Galway City Council

RL2506: 38 Rahoon Road, Shantalla, Galway.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether an extension to rear of house and projection to the side is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 30/01/2008; signed: 03/09/2008

RL2435: 66 Port A Carron, Ballymoneen Road, Galway.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the extension to house is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is exempted development
  • Date lodged: 27/04/2007; signed: 11/04/2008

Galway County Council

RP2021: Kilcornan, (Dunkellin By), Stradbally East, Co. Galway. (05/5004)

  • Case Type: Points of Detail in dispute S34(5)
  • Description: Point of detail in dispute in relation to condition number 3 of the Board's Order, relating to PL 07.218191.
  • Decision: Board Decision- see Board Order
  • Date lodged: 14/12/2007; signed: 09/04/2008

RL2570: Oranmore, Co. Galway. (ED08/18)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the planting of trees in front of houses at Galway Golf and Country Club is of is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Invalid-Late S.5(3)(a)
  • Date lodged: 29/08/2008; signed: 29/08/2008

Kerry County Council,

RL2600: Rosseightragh, Lattercannon, Kilgarvan, Co. Kerry.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether changes to windfarm, being changes whose development consents were not preceded by an environmental assessment, is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Invalid-no grounds
  • Date lodged: 11/12/2008; signed: 11/12/2008

RL2526: Laharn, Tralee, Co. Kerry. (EX73)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the building of stables is or is not development, or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Invalid- subject matter not stated S.127(1)(c)
  • Date lodged: 26/03/2008; signed: 08/05/2008

RH2030: Church Road, Ballybunion, Co. Kerry, (03/2027A)

  • Case Type: Re Social Housing S96(5)
  • Description: Failure to reach agreement in relation to the provision of social and affordable housing.
  • Decision: Board Decision- see Board Order
  • Date lodged: 11/04/2008; signed: 08/12/2008

RH2029: Laharan, Killorglin, Co. Kerry. (06/682)

  • Case Type: Re Social Housing S96(5)
  • Description: Failure to reach agreement in relation to the provision of social and affordable housing.
  • Decision: Invalid- subject matter not stated S.127(1)(c)
  • Date lodged: 11/04/2008; signed: 15/05/2008

RH2027: Ballymacprior, Killorglin, Co. Kerry. (06/2992)

  • Case Type: Re Social Housing S96(5)
  • Description: Failure to reach agreemnent in relation to the provision of social and affordable housing.
  • Decision: Board Decision- see Board Order
  • Date lodged: 11/04/2008; signed: 25/11/2008

RH2026: Ballymacprior, Killorglin, Co. Kerry. (06/2992)

  • Case Type: Re Social Housing S96(5)
  • Description: Failure to reach agreement in relation to the provision of social and affordable housing.
  • Decision: Invalid- subject matter not stated S.127(1)(c)
  • Date lodged: 11/10/2007; signed: 07/03/2008

RH2025: Church Road, Ballybunion, Co. Kerry (03/2027A)

  • Case Type: Re Social Housing S96(5)
  • Description: Failure to reach agreement in relation to the provision of social and affordable housing.
  • Decision: Invalid- subject matter not stated S.127(1)(c)
  • Date lodged: 11/10/2007; signed: 07/03/2008

RH2024: Killowen, Kenmare, Co. Kerry. (04/4243)

  • Case Type: Re Social Housing S96(5)
  • Description: Failure to reach agreement in relation to the provision of social and affordable housing.
  • Decision: Invalid- subject matter not stated S.127(1)(c)
  • Date lodged: 11/10/2007; signed: 07/03/2008

RH2023: Laharan, Killorglin, Co. Kerry. (06/682)

  • Case Type: Re Social Housing S96(5)
  • Description: Failure to reach agreement in relation to the provision of social and affordable housing.
  • Decision: Invalid- subject matter not stated S.127(1)(c)
  • Date lodged: 11/10/2007; signed: 07/03/2008

Kildare County Council,

RP2031: Sherlockstown Road, Sallins, Co. Kildare (05/2084)

  • Case Type: Points of Detail in dispute S34(5)
  • Description: Point of detail in dispute regarding financial contribution No.23 Register Reference : 05/2084 - PL09.217842
  • Decision: Board Decision- see Board Order
  • Date lodged: 20/05/2008; signed: 28/11/2008

RP2030: Sherlockstown Road, Sallins, Co. Kildare. (05/2084)

  • Case Type: Points of Detail in dispute S34(5)
  • Description: Point of detail in dispute regarding financial contribution 23 of register reference 05/2084 - PL09.217842.
  • Decision: Invalid-name/address
  • Date lodged: 07/05/2008; signed: 07/05/2008

RP2029: Site 7 Stephenstown North, Two Mile House, Naas, Co. Kildare. (04/2907)

  • Case Type: Points of Detail in dispute S34(5)
  • Description: Point of detail relating to financial condition 9 of Kildare County Council register reference number 04/2907.
  • Decision: No Board jurisdiction
  • Date lodged: 02/05/2008; signed: 30/07/2008

RL2521: Grangeclare, Kilmeague, Naas, Co. Kildare (ED/00260)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the change of use of four bay frame unit(i)Front two bays garage(ii) Rear two bays argi/horticultural use with entrance to a recycling facility is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 12/03/2008; signed: 15/10/2008

RL2451: 9 The Rise, Sallins, Naas, Co.Kildare. (UD 4576)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the construction of an extension (32 sq.m) which has 5 in total rooflights installed on both side elevations is or is not exempted development or is or is not development.
  • Decision: Is development and is exempted development
  • Date lodged: 28/06/2007; signed: 31/03/2008

Kilkenny County Council

RP2028: Ormond Retail Park, Kilkenny.

  • Case Type: Points of Detail in dispute S34(5)
  • Description: Point of detail in dispute regarding financial contribution under condition number 10, An Bord Plean├íla reference PL10.224628.
  • Decision: Invalid-no dispute
  • Date lodged: 22/04/2008; signed: 22/04/2008

RA2010: Abbeyland, Ferrybank, Co.Kilkenny.

  • Case Type: Dispute Application Same Dev.S37(5)(c)
  • Description: Whether the appplication for permission is the same development or development of the same description as to which is subject to appeal PL.10.226833.
  • Decision: No Board jurisdiction
  • Date lodged: 14/01/2008; signed: 14/01/2008

Killarney Town Council

RL2492: Saill Ardan, Park Road, Killarney, Co. Kerry. (07/05)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether (i)the building of residential units (ii) new development works (iii) work to return development to original condition is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 26/11/2007; signed: 03/07/2008

Leitrim County Council

RL2531: Jamestown Td., Jamestown, Co. Leitrim. (ED/08/03)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: 1. Whether alteration of jetty to north west from 3 to 4 no. bays and 2. Addition of jetty to south east of approved marina is or is not development or is or is not exempt development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 14/04/2008; signed: 18/11/2008

Limerick City Council

RP2022: No Address (42)

  • Case Type: Points of Detail in dispute S34(5)
  • Description: Point of Detail in dispute regarding financial contribution under condition no. 7 of PL 30.219957
  • Decision: Board Decision- see Board Order
  • Date lodged: 24/12/2007; signed: 06/06/2008

RP2018: Ennis Road, South East of Ivan's Junction, Clonmacken, Limerick.

  • Case Type: Points of Detail in dispute S34(5)
  • Description: Point of detail in dispute in relation to condition number 13 of the board's order, relating to PL 30.212827.
  • Decision: Board Decision- see Board Order
  • Date lodged: 29/08/2007; signed: 19/03/2008

RL2519: Office Buildings, Cathedral Place, Limerick

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the erection of antennas on a mixed-use office/ residential building is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Invalid- late S.127(1)(g)
  • Date lodged: 10/03/2008; signed: 10/03/2008

Limerick County Council

RL2527: Main Street, Kilfinane, Co. Limerick.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the provision of a timber decking area to the rear of a licensed premises is or is not development or is or is not exempted development. (Prot.Struct. on site)
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 31/03/2008; signed: 13/11/2008

RL2482: 'Rosebawn', Drombanna, Co. Limerick.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the opening of an entrance from the site of a private dwelling house onto the adjoining public open space is or is not development or is or is not exempt development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 18/10/2007; signed: 13/06/2008

Listowel Town Council

RL2471: Listowel Garda Station, 56 Church Street, Listowel, Co. Kerry.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the attachment of additional antennae to existing structure and to erect associated equipment cabinet is or is not exempted development (Protected Structure).
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 14/09/2007; signed: 22/04/2008

RL2418: 9 and 11 Convent Street, Listowel, Co. Kerry. (LIS 01)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether or not proposed, new and existing structures and works constitute development and/or exempted development.
  • Decision: Split decision (Split Decision - See Board order)
  • Date lodged: 22/02/2007; signed: 31/07/2008

Longford County Council

RL2483: Gowlan, Killashee,Co. Longford. (UNA494)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the use of land as model aircraft airfield is development or is not development or is exempted development or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 19/10/2007; signed: 27/05/2008

Louth County Council,

RL2500: Tain Holiday Village, Ballyoonan, Omeath, Co. Louth. (16/07)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the replacement of existing mobile homes with modern mobile homes is or is not development and is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 08/01/2008; signed: 24/07/2008

RL2457: Upper Faughart, Dundalk, Co. Louth. (07/11)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the erection of a wind turbine is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 19/07/2007; signed: 24/06/2008

RL2454: Co. Louth.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the clay pigeon launching tower is or is not development or is or is not exempted development. Walshestown Clay Pigeon Club,Killartery,Walshestown,Clogherhead,
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 11/07/2007; signed: 19/03/2008

RL2422: Mullacrew Concrete, Mullacrew, Co. Louth. (08/06)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the repositioning of a cement silo is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 09/03/2007; signed: 05/02/2008

Mayo County Council

RL2537: Tawnaghmore Lower, Killala, Co. Mayo. (P08/356)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether change of use of building from chemical factory/industrial use to a waste transfer sorting station is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 12/05/2008; signed: 13/11/2008

RL2536: Tawnaghmore Lower, Killala, Co. Mayo. (P08/356)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Change of use of building for a waste transfer station.
  • Decision: Invalid-no grounds
  • Date lodged: 06/05/2008; signed: 06/05/2008

RL2524: Rosserk, Ballina, Co. Mayo. (QY44)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether use of lands as a quarry has been abandoned and whether recommencement of this use is or not exempt development or is or is not development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 19/03/2008; signed: 16/10/2008

Meath County Council

RL2518: Otterstown, Athboy, Co. Meath. (UD06/351)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the works carried out to a structure is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is exempted development
  • Date lodged: 12/03/2008; signed: 10/10/2008

RL2502: Begsreeve, Lobinstown, Navan, Co. Meath (SA/S57014)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether slatted/loose cattle shed, silage slab, connecting hard standing area and part covered hard standing area is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Split decision
  • Date lodged: 16/01/2008; signed: 14/08/2008

RL2499: Otterstown, Athboy, Co. Meath.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the works carried out to the structure is or is not development or is or is not exempt development.
  • Decision: Invalid-fee S.5(3)(a)
  • Date lodged: 20/12/2007; signed: 02/05/2008

RL2493: Roadmain, Garristown, Co. Meath (NA/S57008)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether a land recovery project for the importation of soil and topsoil for depositing and spreading on lands is or is not development, or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 07/12/2007; signed: 25/06/2008

RL2487: 5 Bayview, Ninch East, Bettystown, Co. Meath (SA/S57011)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the use of a structure as a restaurant is or is not development or is or is not exempt development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 22/10/2007; signed: 30/09/2008

RL2479: Stokestown, Trim, Co. Meath. (TA/S57013)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether a land recovery project for the importation of soil and topsoil for deposition and spreading on lands is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 05/10/2007; signed: 24/04/2008

RL2472: Rudder, Stamullen, Co. Meath (SA/S57007)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the activity of land reclamation for agricultural purposes is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is exempted development
  • Date lodged: 18/09/2007; signed: 20/06/2008

RL2461: Bloomsbury, Kells, Co. Meath (KA/S57001)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the land recovery is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 09/08/2007; signed: 21/07/2008

RL2458: Tullaghanstown, Navan, Co. Meath (NA/S57005)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether a land recovery project for the importation of soil and topsoil for deposition and spreading on lands is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 31/07/2007; signed: 22/01/2008

RL2446: Drakestown, Castletown K.P., Navan, Co. Meath (NA/S57002)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether land recovery is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 19/06/2007; signed: 25/01/2008

RL2433: Irishtown, Ashbourne, Co. Meath (DA/S57001)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the erection of an antennae on roof of Meath County Council water tower is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is exempted development
  • Date lodged: 27/04/2007; signed: 15/02/2008

Monaghan County Council

RL2547: Drumbeenagh, Co. Monaghan.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the change of use of a dwelling to a childcare facility is or is not development, or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Invalid-fee S.5(4)
  • Date lodged: 26/06/2008; signed: 26/06/2008

Naas Town Council

RL2529: 19 The Paddocks, Tipper Road, Naas, Co. Kildare

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether works carried out in the front garden.
  • Decision: Invalid-fee S.5(4)
  • Date lodged: 03/04/2008; signed: 03/04/2008

Nenagh Town Council

RH2020: Farnamurry, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary. (42)

  • Case Type: Re Social Housing S96(5)
  • Description: Determination of the manner in which applicant may comply with a planning condition persuant to section 96 of the Planning and Development Acts 2000 to 2004 which is in dispute.
  • Decision: Board Decision- see Board Order
  • Date lodged: 27/04/2007; signed: 13/03/2008

North Tipperary County Council

RL2507: Carrig, Ballycommon, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary. (2/64/29)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the roof lights in the extension and garage are or are not development or are or are not exempt development.
  • Decision: Split decision
  • Date lodged: 06/02/2008; signed: 09/09/2008

Offaly County Council

RL2465: exempted development. Ballykilleen, Edenderry, Co. Offaly. (07/12)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the proposal to recover fly ash generated at Power Plant by transporting the ash to Cement Plant for reuse in the cement manufacturing process is or is not development or is or is not
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 16/08/2007; signed: 29/02/2008

Roscommon County Council

RL2548: Main Street and Church Street, Roscommon.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the change of use of a premises from public house to betting office is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: No Board jurisdiction
  • Date lodged: 25/06/2008; signed: 25/06/2008

South Dublin County Council

RP2038: No Address

  • Case Type: Points of Detail in dispute S34(5)
  • Description: Point of detail relating to financial contribution.
  • Decision: Invalid-fee S.5(3)(a)
  • Date lodged: 23/10/2008; signed: 23/10/2008

RL2532: Aghfarrell, Brittas, Co.Dublin. (ED08/0007)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the construction of a firing range is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 17/04/2008; signed: 12/11/2008

RL2525: Former SDS Site, Naas Road, Dublin 22. (ED08/0006)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the use of a portion of the buildings at the former SDS site for wine importing, storage and distribution is or is not development or is or is not exempt development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 26/03/2008; signed: 07/11/2008

RL2511: Forner SDS Site, Naas Road, Dublin. (ED07/0043)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the change of use from postal sorting and acillary offices to wine storage and distribution and ancillary offices is or is not development and is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Invalid-name/address
  • Date lodged: 18/02/2008; signed: 18/02/2008

RL2486: Ballinascorney Upper, Brittas, Co.Dublin.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether installation of new fixed plant and machinery, additional new plant and machinery and expansion of quarrying activity is or is not development and is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Split decision (Split Decision - See Board order)
  • Date lodged: 18/10/2007; signed: 24/07/2008

RL2485: Cruagh, Rockbrook, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16. (ED07/0027)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the filling of 0.8 hectare area with inert materials and the construction of a forestry road is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 16/10/2007; signed: 29/05/2008

RL2484: Rear of 22 Greenfield Park, Ballycullen Road, Dublin 16. (ED07/0028)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether a utility room/shed is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is exempted development
  • Date lodged: 15/10/2007; signed: 02/07/2008

RL2466: 26 Cypress Grove North, Templeogue, Dublin 6W. (ENFS4293)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether a conservatory as constructed is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 23/08/2007; signed: 18/04/2008

RL2445: Calliaghstown, Rathcoole, Co.Dublin. (ED07/0012)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the erection of two buildings which replace one building granted planning permission under PA1593/81 is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 14/06/2007; signed: 09/04/2008

RH2021: The Belfry, Tallaght, Dublin 24.

  • Case Type: Re Social Housing S96(5)
  • Description: Whether or not condition no.4 of reg.ref:SD04A/0353 imposes an obligation to enter a Part V agreement with South Dublin Co.Co. in relation to lands subject of reg.ref: SD02A/0044.
  • Decision: Board Decision- see Board Order
  • Date lodged: 11/06/2007; signed: 23/05/2008

Thurles Town Council

RL2503: Mitchel Street, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the refurbishment/change of use of a residential unit for use as 'emergency accommodation' for persons deemed to be homeless is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is exempted development
  • Date lodged: 15/01/2008; signed: 18/08/2008

Tipperary Town Council

RL2517: No. 3 Upper St. Michael Street, Tipperary Town, Co. Tipperary. (01/08)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether a proposed extension to rear of existing dwelling is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 04/03/2008; signed: 10/11/2008

RL2509: No.3 Upper St. Michael Street, Tipperary Town, Co. Tipperary.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether a proposed extension to rear of existing dwelling is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Invalid-fee S.5(3)(a)
  • Date lodged: 12/02/2008; signed: 12/02/2008

Tullamore Town Council

RL2455: 18 Parnell Street, Tullamore, Co. Offaly.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether extension to a house is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 12/07/2007; signed: 05/03/2008

Waterford County Council

RL2325: Newtown Hill, Tramore, Co. Waterford.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the erection of a bus stop is or is not development or is or is not exempt development.
  • Decision: Is development and is exempted development
  • Date lodged: 02/03/2006; signed: 27/11/2008

Wexford County Council

RL2571: 4 Newtown Court, Townparks, Wexford.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Wheather the extension to rear of house is or is not development or is or is not exempt development.
  • Decision: Invalid-Late S.5(3)(a)
  • Date lodged: 15/08/2008; signed: 15/08/2008

RL2540: Doogan's Warren, Rosslare Strand, Co. Wexford. (EXD00199)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the erection of a 9m extension to rear of chalet is or is not exempt development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 29/05/2008; signed: 29/10/2008

RL2522: Doogans Warren, Strand Road, Rosslare Strand, Co. Wexford. (EXD00185)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether provision of safe access steps and concrete patio area is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 18/03/2008; signed: 29/10/2008

RL2424: 4 Kildavin Lower, Redshire Road, Murrintown, Co. Wexford. (EXD 00122)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether or not the parking, washing and re-fuelling of 2 limousines and a mini bus is or is not development, and is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is not development
  • Date lodged: 15/03/2007; signed: 08/01/2008

Wicklow County Council

RL2530: Kilmacoo, Conary, Co. Wicklow.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the renovation and extension to a cottage is or is not development or is or is not exempt develpoment.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 10/04/2008; signed: 05/11/2008

RL2456: 89 Eagle Valley, Enniskerry, Co.Wicklow.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5
  • Description: Whether the construction of wooden deck to rear garden is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Date lodged: 18/07/2007; signed: 31/03/2008

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