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June Update

The Plan was made on the 22nd of June. The plan comes into effect 6 weeks from the date of adoption (3rd of August). A notice will be published over the coming weeks in regard to the making of the plan.

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June Update

The Timeline

Stage 1

July 31, 2020
July 31, 2020

Notice of intention of Planning Authority to Prepare a new Development Plan (Issues Paper). Commence Public Consultation

September 28, 2020
September 28, 2020

End of Public Consultation. Prepare Chief Executives Report on Pre-Draft Submissions.

November 20, 2020
November 20, 2020

Councillors Consider Chief Executive's Report on Submissions and issue Directions by 4th of February.

February 4, 2021
February 4, 2021

Preparation of Chief Executive's Draft Plan begins.

May 5, 2021
May 5, 2021

Councillors Consider Chief Executive's Draft Plan.

Stage 2

June 24, 2021
June 24, 2021

Plan deemed to be Draft Plan unless amended. Preparation of Draft County Development Plan begins.

July 7, 2021
July 7, 2021

Draft Plan Public Consultation July 7th 2021 to September 15th 2021

September 15, 2021
September 15, 2021

Public Consultation Period Ends

September 16, 2021
September 16, 2021

Prepare Chief Executive's Report on Draft Plan Submissions

December 7, 2021
December 7, 2021

Councillors Consider Chief Executives Report on Submissions.

Stage 3

March, 2022
March, 2022

Councillor's ADOPT or AMEND Draft Plan. Preparation of Amendments to Draft Plan begins.

March 29, 2022
March 29, 2022

Public Consultation on Amendments to Draft Plan begins.

April 26, 2022
April 26, 2022

Public Consultation on Amendments to Draft Plan ends. Preparation of Chief Executive's Report on Submissions begins.

May 23, 2022
May 23, 2022

Chief Executives Report submitted to Councillors. Councillors have up to 6 weeks to consider.

June 22, 2022
June 22, 2022

Development Plan is Made

Stage 4

August, 2022
August, 2022

South Dublin County Development Plan comes into effect, 6 weeks after June 22nd

Context - Bigger Picture

The Plan sits within a hierarchy of plans and is required to have a Core Strategy which will show that the objectives in the plan are consistent with the objectives set out in National and Regional Strategies.

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Context - Bigger Picture

Your Next Chapter

The Plan will follow from a number of previous Development Plans for the County which have set the foundations for existing development and development currently under construction within the County. The current County Development Plan 2016-2022 is underpinned by the following overarching considerations.