The DCC Planning Committee examine local Dalkey planning proposals to ensure developments are acceptable in terms of their visual impact and effect on the character of the neighbourhood. In particular, the height, scale, architecture and density of proposals are examined to ensure they regard the special nature of Dalkey heritage town.
There were 93 planning applications during 2017 in the Dalkey area compared to 77 applications in 2016. This was a small increase in the number of applications but planning applications are still nowhere near the numbers applied for during the “boom” years. However, the number of construction sites around Dalkey this year has increased significantly compared to last year.
Local Planning Lists
The DLRCC weekly planning lists are available on their website DLRCC Planning This information includes New Applications, Planning Decisions, An Bord Pleanála Appeal Notifications and An Bord Pleanála Appeal Decisions.
All local Dalkey Applications, Planning Decisions and An Bord Pleanála Appeal Notifications and Decisions are available to read in the monthly newsletters
The planning department refused permission in February of this year; this time the developer appealed the decision to An Bord Pleanála in March. We are waiting for their decision which will be made later this year. We should like to thank all the members of the public...