14 Jan 2020

The committee scrutinises legislation and policy as it shadows the Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government. The committee was renamed during the Dáil term (26 Sep 2017) and was previously the Committee on Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government.

Date established: 26 Sep 2017

Date dissolved: 14 Jan 2020

House: 32nd Dáil, 25th Seanad

Press releases

11 Dec 2019, 14.22

Joint Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government to hear update from Minister Eoghan Murphy on Rebuilding Ireland plan

4 Dec 2019, 17.11

Joint Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government to meet with Minister English to discuss Report of the Expert Group on Traveller Accommodation

26 Nov 2019, 15.51

Joint Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government to discuss role and remuneration of local authority members

Recent videos

Thu, 12 Dec 2019

Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government (32nd Dáil)

Quarterly Update on Rebuilding Ireland

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Thu, 5 Dec 2019

Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government (32nd Dáil)

Consideration of; Planning and Development (Amendment) Regulations 2019 (Subject to Referral)
Engagement on: ‘The Report of the Expert Group on Traveller Accommodation’

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Wed, 27 Nov 2019

Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government (32nd Dáil)

The role and remuneration of local authority members

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Recent reports

Wed, 18 Dec 2019

Report of the Joint Committee on Scrutiny of the General Scheme of the Land Development Agency Bill 2019
Joint Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government report of the Joint Committee on Scrutiny of the General Scheme of the Land Development Agency Bill 2019

Thu, 14 Nov 2019

Report on Family and Child Homelessness
Joint Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government report on Family and Child Homelessness

Mon, 11 Nov 2019

Report on Scrutiny of the Anti-Evictions Bill 2018 [PMB]
Joint Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government Report on Scrutiny of the Anti-Evictions Bill 2018 [PMB]

Recent documents

Tue, 17 Dec

Submission, IDA Ireland

Submission, IDA Ireland (PDF)

Tue, 17 Dec

Submission, An Bord Pleanála

Submission, An Bord Pleanála (PDF)

Tue, 17 Dec

Submission, Information Commisioner

Submission, Information Commisioner (PDF)

EU scrutiny

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EU scrutiny

All proposed EU legislation in the area of housing, planning and local government is scrutinized by the committee and decisions are made regarding such proposals.

Committee contact details

Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government
Leinster House
Kildare Street
Dublin
D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee
Pádraig Grant
(01) 618 3325
076 100 1764 
jchplg@oireachtas.ie

Press Officer

Robert Kennedy-Cochrane

+353 (0) 1 618 4149

+353 (0) 85 870 7436

robert.kennedy-cochrane@oireachtas.ie