Timelines for planning permissions
Timescale for most planning permission cases:
Notice published in newspaper and site notice erected.
Receipt of application
Application must be lodged within two weeks of publication of newspaper notice.
Submissions/observations can be submitted within the first five weeks of receipt of application.
Notice of decision
Planning authority issue notice of their decision on the application within eight weeks of receipt of application. (Alternatively, they may request further information.)
A decision may be appealed to An Bord Pleanala within 28 days of a decision.
If the decision is not appealed to An Bord Pleanala, then the planning authority will issue a final grant of permission.