Wednesday, 4 December 2019

Ceisteanna (256)

Niamh Smyth

Ceist:

256. Deputy Niamh Smyth asked the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government the public consultations held by his Department in 2018 and to date in 2019; the date on which such consultations were held by county; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [50451/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Housing)

Details of the public consultations held by my Department in 2018 and to date in 2019 are available on the Department's website at the following link:

 www.housing.gov.ie/search/archived/current/type/public-consultations.

In addition, there have been ten public consultations in the period 2018-2019, not included on the website.  Eight of these were specific to a single county and two were events co-hosted with the Department of Health.  Please see the attached table for details. 

Separately, my Department has a legislative remit to host public consultations on proposed developments in the area of foreshore.  These consultations are also available on my Department's website at the following link:

www.housing.gov.ie/planning/foreshore/applications/overview.