Callan Local Area Plan 2019

Callan Local Area Plan 2019

Callan Local Area Plan 2019-2028

Proposed Amendment to Callan Local Area Plan 2019-2028

In accordance with Section 20(3) of the Planning & Development Act 2000, as amended, notice is hereby given that Kilkenny County Council is proposing an Amendment to the Callan Local Area Plan 2019.

Amendment No. 1 to the LAP proposes to change the zoning of three sites in the Clashacollare area of Callan.   

A copy of the Proposed Amendment, including Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) Screening report and Appropriate Assessment (AA) Screening Report, may be inspected at the following locations for a 6 week period from 15th May to the 26th June 2024.   

  • Online at
  • The Planning Department, Kilkenny County Council, John Street, Kilkenny during office opening hours
  • Callan Area Office (during their opening hours)

Written submissions or observations with respect to the proposed Amendment, SEA and AA Screening Reports made to the Planning Authority within this period will be taken into consideration in deciding on the proposed Amendment.  Children, or groups or associations representing the interests of children, are entitled to make submissions or observations on the proposed Amendment.

Submissions can be made

  • online at, or
  • by email to or
  • addressed in writing to “Senior Planner, Kilkenny County Council, John Street, Kilkenny”.

All submissions should be clearly marked ‘Callan - Amendment No 1’. 

Please note that all submissions will be made available for public viewing on the Council’s consultation website.  Kilkenny County Council will treat all personal data you give us as confidential. We will retain your data for no longer than is necessary for the purpose of this Amendment and in accordance with the Council’s Retention Policy and the relevant Data Protection legislation.

Submissions must be received by the Planning Authority by 5pm on 26th June 2024.   

Sean McKeown,

Director of Services

Strategic Environmental Assessment of Proposed Amendment 1 to Callan Local Area Plan 

SEA Screening Report - May 2024

SEA Screening Determination - May 2024

Update 20th February 2024

Notice is hereby given, in accordance with Section 19(1)(f) of the Planning and Development Act 2000 as amended, that Kilkenny County Council has resolved to extend the life of the Callan Local Area Plan to the 25th of March 2028 (the resolution was made on the 19th February 2024).

Adoption of the Callan Local Area Plan 2019

Kilkenny County Council adopted the Local Area Plan for Callan at the meeting of the County Council on the 25th March 2019. The LAP shall have effect from the 6th May 2019.

The Local Area Plan is now available on this website below.

Copies of the LAP will be available for purchase through the Planning Department, Kilkenny County Council at a cost of €40 for a hard copy.

If you have any queries in relation to this please call 056-7794010 or email

Download the Plan documents:

Callan Local Area Plan 2019 5.2Mb.pdf

Callan LAP Map 1: Zoning Map 2019 1Mb.pdf

Callan LAP Map 2: Bridge Street Masterplan 300Kb.pdf

Callan Environmental Report 14.2Mb.pdf

Callan Strategic Environmental Assessment Statement 9.7Mb.pdf

Callan Natura Impact Report 12Mb.pdf

Callan Strategic Flood Risk Assessment 2Mb.pdf


Archived Material

Making of Callan Local Area Plan 2019

Callan Local Area Plan 2009

Amendment No. 1 to Callan Local Area Plan 2009

Amendment No. 2 to Callan LAP 2009


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