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Weekly planning application updates from Donegal County Council, 14/04/2020

The following is a list of new and decided planning applications from the past week by Donegal County Council. Tap on a point on the map to learn more about any application or scroll down to find applicant and development description information.



  • Applicant: N/A
  • Development Address: MAIN ST UPPER
  • Development Description: Permission: Construction of an extension to the side of an existing two-storey over basement commercial building known as meehan's carpets centre to provide for construction of (1) a single storey retail building at ground level (2) a basement storage area at basement level, all with inter connection into the existing building and provision of additional car parking area and connection to the existing water services and all associated site development works at rear
  • Status:
  • Application Received: 18/03/2020
  • Decision Date: 12/05/2020
  • Further Details: http://www.donegalcdb.ie/eplan/internetenquiry/rpt_ViewApplicDetails.asp?validFileNum=1&app_num_file=2050345
  • Applicant: N/A
  • Development Address: CASHEL
  • Development Description: Permission: (1) partial demolition of existing public bar to facilitate new vehicular entrance (2) demolition of existing back returns and construction of new back returns (3) refurbishment of existing 2 bedroom dwelling house (4) refurbishment of existing 3 bedroom dwelling house (5) refurbishment of existing bar (6) conversion of the existing outhouses into two no. 2 bedroom dwelling houses (7) conversion of existing outhouses into 1 no. 4 bedroom dwelling house (8) installation of a sewage treatment plant and all ancillary site works
  • Status:
  • Application Received: 19/03/2020
  • Decision Date: 01/01/1900
  • Further Details: http://www.donegalcdb.ie/eplan/internetenquiry/rpt_ViewApplicDetails.asp?validFileNum=1&app_num_file=2050352
  • Applicant: N/A
  • Development Address: MAIN STREET (UPPER)
  • Development Description: Permission: (1) reconstruction of fire damaged to existing shop unit apartments & building structure including all roof finishes (2) reinstatement of all floors, side wall, gable of the entire structure and its fabric to its original condition (3) replacement shop front including all windows (4) provision of new roof to side of ferris lane and making good to original facade
  • Status:
  • Application Received: 20/03/2020
  • Decision Date: 14/05/2020
  • Further Details: http://www.donegalcdb.ie/eplan/internetenquiry/rpt_ViewApplicDetails.asp?validFileNum=1&app_num_file=2050357
  • Applicant: N/A
  • Development Address: LURGABRACK
  • Development Description: Permission: (1) construction of a new playing pitch (2) construction of a new training pitch (3) erection of a club house and spectator viewing area incorporating changing rooms and ablution facilities (4) erection of equipment storage shed (5) installation of a waste water treatment system (6) all associated site development works including associated drainage and perimeter fencing
  • Status:
  • Application Received: 18/03/2020
  • Decision Date: 12/05/2020
  • Further Details: http://www.donegalcdb.ie/eplan/internetenquiry/rpt_ViewApplicDetails.asp?validFileNum=1&app_num_file=2050359
  • Applicant: N/A
  • Development Address: CREEVE SMITH (URBAN)
  • Development Description: Permission: Revisions to previously approved planning ref. no's. 06/80149 and 18/51993 to include (1) change of house type on site no's 26,27,35 & 36; (2) revisions to apartment no's 1 to 8 to include raising of floor levels, revisions to service road, revised entrance location & associated site wroks serving apartment no's 1 to 8
  • Status:
  • Application Received: 18/03/2020
  • Decision Date: 12/05/2020
  • Further Details: http://www.donegalcdb.ie/eplan/internetenquiry/rpt_ViewApplicDetails.asp?validFileNum=1&app_num_file=2050369
  • Applicant: N/A
  • Development Address: GLENCAR SCOTCH (URBAN)
  • Development Description: Permission: Construction of housing development containing 20 no. residential units as follows: (a) 8 no. semi-detached dwellings and (b) 12 no. apartments configured in 2 separate blocks of 6 units, each containing 4 no. 2 bedroom and 2 no. 1 bedroom units. the proposal includes development of internal access roadway, pedestrian footpaths, internal communal play and open space areas, boundary treatments, connection to all main services and associated site development works including re-diverting existing foul sewer pipework which traverses the site
  • Status: Granted
  • Application Received: 30/05/2019
  • Decision Date: 01/04/2020
  • Further Details: http://www.donegalcdb.ie/eplan/internetenquiry/rpt_ViewApplicDetails.asp?validFileNum=1&app_num_file=1950809
  • Applicant: N/A
  • Development Address: MEENADREEN
  • Development Description: Permission: Development of a modular battery energy storage system (bess) facility for a period of 10 years consisting of up to 27 no. battery storage modules (up to 14m length, 2.44m wide and 2.9m high) and ancillary equipment including up to 27 no. transformers (up to 2.5m length, 2.5m wide and 2.9m high), 27 no. power conditioning unit block areas (up to 8.0m length, 1.5m wide and 2.3m high), 27 no. switchgear units (up to 1.5m length, 1.5m wide and 2.2m high), substation container (up to 4.5m length, 4.5m wide and 3.0m high); internal permeable access road joining the facility with the existing meenadreen wind farm road network and all other associated site development works, including fencing, drainage and underground electrical connections, required to facilitate the development and use of existing access arrangements. a natura impact statement accompanies this application
  • Status: Granted
  • Application Received: 23/09/2019
  • Decision Date: 05/04/2020
  • Further Details: http://www.donegalcdb.ie/eplan/internetenquiry/rpt_ViewApplicDetails.asp?validFileNum=1&app_num_file=1951446
  • Applicant: N/A
  • Development Address: DRUMNACROSS
  • Development Description: Retention permission: (1) retention of (a) formation of site access including security fencing and setting back boundary to existing public road, (b). regrading site levels to facilitate stoned access road and (c) culverting of existing open drain and (2) regrading of existing site levels and provision of an internal access road to accommodate the development of an oil depot for fuel storage purposes only which includes the following: (i) provision of 4 no 60 cu.m underground bunded storage tanks (ii) erection of a secure storge/office space and toilet (iii) installation of an underground oil interceptor, concrete turning area, security fencing along the proposed site boundary and all site screening and landscaping works and (iv) installation of a sewage treatment system and associated site development works
  • Status: Granted
  • Application Received: 30/10/2019
  • Decision Date: 01/04/2020
  • Further Details: http://www.donegalcdb.ie/eplan/internetenquiry/rpt_ViewApplicDetails.asp?validFileNum=1&app_num_file=1951645
  • Applicant: N/A
  • Development Address: BALLYMACARRY
  • Development Description: Retention permission: (1) 7 no. existing shed structures for manufacturing operations (2) existing concreted/hard filled yard and existing use of said lands including eight storage containers ancillary to the manufacturing process (3) two existing portacabins on site (4) hardcore yard and use of yard for car parking and associated works and permission for tarmacing car park and associated site works including landscaping
  • Status: Granted
  • Application Received: 19/11/2019
  • Decision Date: 02/04/2020
  • Further Details: http://www.donegalcdb.ie/eplan/internetenquiry/rpt_ViewApplicDetails.asp?validFileNum=1&app_num_file=1951792
  • Applicant: N/A
  • Development Address: BROOKFIELD OR GREGSTOWN
  • Development Description: Permission: Completion and to amend housing development, comprising of 38no. units, as previously granted under an bord pleanala ref: 05.217193 and planning references 05/20490 and 16/50376. the development will consist of the following amendments and works: (1) a revised site and road layout plan (2) 1no. detached bungalow (3) 2no. semi-detached bungalows (4) 16no. semi-detached two storey houses (5) 18no. apartments within 5no two storey blocks (6) 1no. single storey detached créche building (7) demolition of existing partially constructed house (8) associated site works and connection to all site and public services
  • Status: Granted
  • Application Received: 06/12/2019
  • Decision Date: 31/03/2020
  • Further Details: http://www.donegalcdb.ie/eplan/internetenquiry/rpt_ViewApplicDetails.asp?validFileNum=1&app_num_file=1951896
  • Applicant: N/A
  • Development Address: TULLYWEE
  • Development Description: Retention permission: (1) detatched domestic garage/store and relocation of septic tank & percolation area (2) conversion of an integral garage to habitable space including replacement of the garage door with a window on the front elevation and all associated site development works
  • Status: Granted
  • Application Received: 09/01/2020
  • Decision Date: 01/04/2020
  • Further Details: http://www.donegalcdb.ie/eplan/internetenquiry/rpt_ViewApplicDetails.asp?validFileNum=1&app_num_file=2050012
  • Applicant: N/A
  • Development Address: BALLYBOE
  • Development Description: Permission: (A) renovations and alterations for conversion of existing bedroom into new bathroom, hall and hot press (b) construction of new internal stairs (c) construction of new first floor living accommodation and to include 1no. gable window to the front east facing elevation, 1no. gable window to rear west facing elevation, 2no. velux roof lights to south facing side elevation and 1no. velux roof light to north facing side elevation (d) conversion of existing attached domestic garage & store room into living accommodation to include 1no. new window to south facing side elevation, 1no. new window to west facing rear elevation and 1no. double french doors to front east facing elevation (e) demolition of existing rear external boiler house and (f) all associated site works and existing connection to main public sewer
  • Status: Granted
  • Application Received: 06/02/2020
  • Decision Date: 01/04/2020
  • Further Details: http://www.donegalcdb.ie/eplan/internetenquiry/rpt_ViewApplicDetails.asp?validFileNum=1&app_num_file=2050112
  • Applicant: N/A
  • Development Address: DRUMCARBIT
  • Development Description: Retention permission: (1) alterations made to the elevations and all associated site works and permission for (1) change of use from an equestrian sand arena to slatted agricultural milking parlour (2) above ground slurry storage tank. this application includes a natura impact statement (nis)
  • Status: Granted
  • Application Received: 05/02/2020
  • Decision Date: 31/03/2020
  • Further Details: http://www.donegalcdb.ie/eplan/internetenquiry/rpt_ViewApplicDetails.asp?validFileNum=1&app_num_file=2050116
  • Applicant: N/A
  • Development Address: QUAY STREET
  • Development Description: Retention permission: Change of use of part of existing car showroom/garage building to offices and permission for (1) change of use of the remainder of the existing car showroom/garage building to office use (2) material alterations to the complete existing building including new first floor office space and all ancillary site works
  • Status: Granted
  • Application Received: 07/02/2020
  • Decision Date: 02/04/2020
  • Further Details: http://www.donegalcdb.ie/eplan/internetenquiry/rpt_ViewApplicDetails.asp?validFileNum=1&app_num_file=2050124
  • Applicant: N/A
  • Development Address: CARRICK
  • Development Description: Retention permission: (A) vehicular entrance incorporating pillars and boundary walls (b) raised wall plate to permitted dwelling house design providing additional useable first floor space and (c) minor elevational changes to windows and rooflights to attic area and associated site development works
  • Status: Granted
  • Application Received: 07/02/2020
  • Decision Date: 02/04/2020
  • Further Details: http://www.donegalcdb.ie/eplan/internetenquiry/rpt_ViewApplicDetails.asp?validFileNum=1&app_num_file=2050139
  • Applicant: N/A
  • Development Address: DEMESNE
  • Development Description: Permission: (A) construction of a single storey extensions to the front, rear and side elevations of our existing dwelling house and removal of existing roof covering and providing a replacement roof covering incorporating a raised roof pitch, (b) decommissioning of existing septic tank system and construction of a replacement septic tank / sewage treatment system and associated site development works
  • Status: Granted
  • Application Received: 07/02/2020
  • Decision Date: 02/04/2020
  • Further Details: http://www.donegalcdb.ie/eplan/internetenquiry/rpt_ViewApplicDetails.asp?validFileNum=1&app_num_file=2050143

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