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SHD Pre-App (Prospective Applicant): Requirements

This page outlines the requirements in the SHD process

Requirements for Prospective Applicants

The SHD process comprises three mandatory stages:

Stage 1

Consultation with the Planning Authority (under section 247 of the Planning & Development Act, 2000, as amended).

Stage 2

Pre-Application Consultation with An Bord Pleanála (under section 6 of the Planning & Development (Housing) and Residential Tenancies Act, 2016).

Stage 3

Planning Application to be submitted directly to An Bord Pleanála.