Welcome to the Economic Development & Planning Directorate. 

We are now located at 7/8 Patrick Street, Limerick.

Our Planning Public counter is open from 9.00 am to 4.30 pm Monday to Friday. 
Telephone No.: 061 407 210;
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Our Planning Validation Facility is available from 10.00 am to 2.00 pm Monday to Friday at the Public Counter.

The Planning and Development Act and Regulations can be downloaded from

Online Planning Enquiries

Planning Update - Variations to the County Development Plan, 8th February 2014.

Strategic Plan for Shannon Estuary is launched.

Data Protection:

The use of the personal details of planning applicants, including for marketing purposes, may be unlawful under the Data Protection Acts 1988-2003 and may result in action by the Data Protection Commissioner against the sender, including prosecution.

Planning Links
» Applications and Decisions » Contribution Scheme
» County Development Plan/Local Area Plans » Rural Design Advice
» Exempted Development » Forms
» Frequently Asked Questions » Housing Strategy
» Members of Strategic Policies Committees » Casual Trading
» Planning Appeals » Planning Application Fees Calculator
» Planning Application Guide » Planning Enforcement
» Publications and Policy » Serviced Residential Sites in Towns and Villages
» Site Suitability Assessment/Percolation Test » Design Statements
» Mid-West Area Strategic Plan » Expressions_of_Interest
» Unfinished Housing Development » The Heritage Council
» Conservation and Built Heritage » Local Property Tax