Arklow Draft Development Contribution Scheme 2014

Notice is hereby given that Arklow Town Council has prepared a Draft Development Contribution Scheme for its functional area in accordance with Section 48 of the Planning and Development Act 2000, as amended.

Details of the proposed development contributions under the Draft Development Contribution Scheme are set out in the Tables below.

Table 4.1
    Residential    
    Contribution per unit €    
UNIT SIZE M2 Class 1 Class 2 Class 3 Total
> 0 LESS OR EQUAL TO 100 €4600 €800 €2000 €7400
> 100 €4600 + €40/m2 over 100m2 €800 + €40/m2 over 100m2 €2000 + €10/m2 over 100m2 €7400 + €90/m2 over 100m2
Table 4.2
    Industrial / Commercial Development    
Development Type Class 1 €/m2 Class 2 €/m2 Class 3 €/m2 Total €/m2
Commercial e.g. Retail, Retail Warehousing, Office, etc 32 4 8 44
Industrial e.g. Manufacturing, Warehousing, etc 32 3 8 43
Table 4.3
    Miscellaneous Development    
Development Type Class 1 € Class 2 € Class 3 € Total €
Extractive / Disposal 2750 per ha per 10m depth N/A 550 per ha 10m depth 3300 per ha per 10m depth
Forestry 550 per ha N/A N/A 550 per ha
Recreation / Leisure 550 per ha N/A N/A 550 per ha
Open Storage / Hard Surfaced Commercial €12 per m2 N/A N/A €12 per m2

Class 1: Roads and Transportation
Class 2: Water and Drainage
Class 3: Community and Recreational Amenity

Copies of the Draft Development Contribution Scheme 2014 will be available for public inspection during the period from Thursday 17th April 2014 to Thursday 29th May 2014 inclusive at:

  • Arklow Town Council, Town Hall, 2nd Floor Avoca River House, North Quay, Arklow between 9.00am - 1.00pm and 2.00pm – 5.00pm, Monday to Friday (exc. Bank Holidays)
  • Arklow Public Library, St Mary’s Road, Arklow

Submissions or observations may be made in the one of the following ways:

  1. Write to: Town Clerk, Arklow Town Council, Arklow Town Hall, 2nd Floor Avoca River House, Arklow
  2. Email to: tclerk@arklowtc.ie

Submissions or observations should be clearly marked “Draft ATC Development Contribution Scheme 2014”. All submissions should include your name and address. Please make your submission by one medium only, i.e. hard copy or email.

Wicklow Local Authorities are committed to Access For All. Documents are available in alternative format on request. Please contact Arklow Town Council on 0402-32819 should you have any specific access requirements.