Arklow & Environs Local Area Plan 2018

Stage 1: Pre Draft Public Consultation

Submissions were sought on the review of the existing plan and preparation of the new Arklow and Environs Local Area Plan (LAP) 2018. The public consultation period ran from 12.10.16 to 11.11.16. A ‘Consultation Issues Booklet’ was prepared which looked at the significant planning issues that the LAP will address. A public information day was held in the Arklow Municipal District Offices, on 18.10.16.

Stage 2: Draft Local Area Plan Public Consultation

This draft Arklow and Environs Local Area Plan (LAP) 2018 should be read in conjunction with the County Development Plan www.wicklow.ie/wicklow-county-development-plan-2016-2022. The draft LAP went on display from 05.07.17 to 15.08.17 during which time 29 submissions were received. 

Stage 3: Chief Executive’s Report

A Chief Executive’s Report on the submissions received during stage 2 was prepared and issued to the Elected Members for their consdieration. This report was considered at the full county council meeting on the 06.11.17 where a number of proposed material alterations were agreed. 

Stage 5: Second Chief Executive’s Report

A Chief Executive’s Report on the submissions received during stage 4 was prepared and issued to the Elected Members where it was considered at the full county council meeting on 05 February 2018. 

Stage 6: Adopted Local Area Plan

The Arklow and Environs Local Area Plan 2018 - 2024 was made at the County Council meeting of the 05.02.18 and came into effect on the 04.03.18.  

Adopted Arklow and Environs Local Area Plan 2018-2024