Draft Mayo County Development Plan 2021-2027

opendate_range23 Dec, 2020, 9:00am - 16 Mar, 2021, 4:00pm

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Draft Mayo County Development Plan Webinar

The Planning Department will be holding a public webinar during the public consultation period in lieu of community meetings due to the COVID-19 restrictions.

Registration will close by 10.30am on the day of the event (2nd March).  

By joining each webinar, you consent to your name and email being visible to all other attendees. If you do not consent, please do not join the meeting.

Confirmed speakers include:

  • John McMyler (Senior Planner, Mayo County Council)
  • Alan Di Lucia (Senior Executive Planner, Mayo County Council)
  • Jamie McGrath (Director, KPMG Future Analytics)
  • Ruth Minogue (Environmental Consultant, Minogue & Associated)
  • Vanessa Liston (CEO, CiviQ)

The Webinar will:

• Provide an overview of the content of the Draft Mayo County Development Plan 2021-2027
• Outline the Strategic Environmental Assessment and Appropriate Assessment processes and its relationship to Draft Plan.
• Provide a walkthrough of the Draft Plan public consultation portal including providing advice on how to use the portal to make a submission on the Draft Plan
• Conclude with a Q and A.

When: Tuesday 2nd March 2021

Time: 11am

The webinar will be recorded live and uploaded to our website after the event.

We welcome your submissions

The plan has been prepared in accordance with the provisions of Section 12(1)(b) of the Planning and Development Acts 2000 (as amended). You can review the Draft Mayo County Development Plan 2021-2027 and associated documents and maps both here online or on display in a number of locations outlined below. 

forumHave your say

You can make online or postal submissions to the Draft Development Plan and/or all associated documents. Submissions must be made in writing no later than 4.00pm on Tuesday 16th March 2021.

How to make a submission

Submissions must include the full name and address of the person(s) making the submission and where relevant, the body or organisation represented. Submissions should be in ONE medium only i.e. online or hard copy.

Submissions/Observations may be made either directly here using this website or by post. Emailed submissions will not be accepted. Please note that observations or submissions will be made public on the website and at the offices of the Planning Department.

Online submission

To make an online submission, register for an account today.  This is a one-time process for all Mayo County Council public consultations. You will receive an email with a link to activated your registration. Click on the link to log in and make a submission.

Or

Make a postal submission

By post to: Forward Planning, Mayo County Council, Aras an Chontae, The Mall, Castlebar, Co. Mayo, F23 WF90

Written observations or submissions should be marked ‘Draft Mayo County Development Plan 2021-2027’, and submitted to the Forward Planning, Mayo County Council, Aras an Chontae, The Mall, Castlebar, Co. Mayo, F23 WF90. Observations or submissions must include the full name and address of the person(s) making the submission and where relevant, the body or organisation represented. 

Please note that observations or submissions will be made public on the website and at the offices of the Planning Department.

Children or groups or associations representing children are entitled to make submissions or observations.

All observations or submissions received before the closing date will be taken into consideration before the making of the Mayo County Development Plan 2021-2027. 
 

Note: Requirement for names and addresses

Any submission should state your name, address and where relevant, the body or organisation represented. All submissions to the Draft Development Plan 2021-2027 will form part of the statutory Chief Executive’s Report to be presented to the full Council.

Please be aware that this will include the names and addresses of those making the submissions.

Accordingly, the report and its contents will be included in the minutes of that meeting and consequently will be published on our website.

Locations for Display of the Draft Plan

The Draft Mayo County Development Plan (including the SEA Environmental Report, AA Natura Impact Report, SFRA, Maps and accompanying documentation) will be on display here on the Council's consultation portal and at the locations listed hereunder from 23rd  December 2020 until 16th March 2021 (excluding public holidays):

Mayo County Council Offices: Monday to Fridaiy - 9.00am to 5.00pm

  • Áras an Chontae, Castlebar

  • Ballina Civic Offices

  • Ballinrobe Area Office

  • Belmullet Area Office

  • Claremorris Area Office

  • Swinford Area Office

  • Westport Civic Office

Mayo Public Libraries (please check locally for opening hours)

  • Achill Sound

  • Ballina

  • Ballinrobe

  • Ballyhaunis

  • Belmullet

  • Charlestown

  • Claremorris

  • Crossmolina

  • Foxford

  • Kiltimagh

  • Louisburgh

  • Swinford

  • Westport

Copies of the Draft Plan and associated documentation are available for purchase from the Forward Planning Department, Mayo County Council, Aras an Chontae, The Mall, Castlebar, Co. Mayo, F23 WF90. For further information please phone 094 9064000.

The personal information (data) collected during the consultation process (which may include the collection of sensitive personal data) is collected for the purpose of receiving and dealing with submissions and any data collected  is subject to Mayo County Council’s privacy statement which can be found at:  https://www.mayo.ie/privacy .