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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: ROCKHILL
  • Development Description: Permission: Change of use from garage to micro brewery for the manufacturing and distribution / sales including demolition & rebuilding the lean-to the rear of the building to provide for staff welfare/facilities, including all associated site development works
  • Status: New Application
  • Application Received: 01/04/2020
  • Decision Date: 26/05/2020
  • Further Details: http://www.donegalcdb.ie/eplan/internetenquiry/rpt_ViewApplicDetails.asp?validFileNum=1&app_num_file=2050430
  • Applicant: N/A
  • Development Address: KILLYBEGS
  • Development Description: Retention permission: Design modifications to building approved under permission ref no. 19/50496 to include (1) reduced parapet height on main cold store building (2) reconfigured plan layout of building (3) 2 no. external steel stairs (4) first floor accomodation in marshalling area (5) conveyor link between the subject building and existing fish processing building and permission for (1) construction of a single storey extension consisting of a store for the purpose of storing fishing equipment (2) signage to building approved under planning ref no. 19/50496
  • Status: New Application
  • Application Received: 02/04/2020
  • Decision Date: 27/05/2020
  • Further Details: http://www.donegalcdb.ie/eplan/internetenquiry/rpt_ViewApplicDetails.asp?validFileNum=1&app_num_file=2050435
  • Applicant: N/A
  • Development Address: TULLYWEE
  • Development Description: Permission: (1) construction of a dwelling house (2) installation of a secondary and teritiary effluent treatment system and discharge to a disposal/distribution pad (3) erection of an agricultural building with slatted tank to accommodate sheep (4) alterations and widen the existing site entrance onto the public road, inclusive of all associated site works (site access is via a proposed bridge as granted permission under 17/50114). a natura impact statement (nis) accompanies this application
  • Status: New Application
  • Application Received: 03/04/2020
  • Decision Date: 28/05/2020
  • Further Details: http://www.donegalcdb.ie/eplan/internetenquiry/rpt_ViewApplicDetails.asp?validFileNum=1&app_num_file=2050447
  • Applicant: N/A
  • Development Address: CORRADOOEY
  • Development Description: Retention permission: Agricultural shed constructed to the northern side of existing agricultural sheds within farm enclosure and permission for construction of (a) extension to existing agricultural shed for provision of a milking parlour (b) a silage pit (c) an underground effluent tank and associated site development works
  • Status: New Application
  • Application Received: 03/04/2020
  • Decision Date: 28/05/2020
  • Further Details: http://www.donegalcdb.ie/eplan/internetenquiry/rpt_ViewApplicDetails.asp?validFileNum=1&app_num_file=2050448
  • Applicant: N/A
  • Development Address: CARRICKMAGRATH
  • Development Description: Retention permission: Detached domestic garage and temporary use of garage structure as accomodation for the applicant during construction of the proposed dwelling house and permission for (a) change of house design for dwelling previously approved under planning ref 13/51388 and 18/51122 (b) decommissioning of existing septic tank and installation of a replacement sweage treatment system and associated site development works
  • Status: New Application
  • Application Received: 03/04/2020
  • Decision Date: 28/05/2020
  • Further Details: http://www.donegalcdb.ie/eplan/internetenquiry/rpt_ViewApplicDetails.asp?validFileNum=1&app_num_file=2050450
  • Applicant: N/A
  • Development Address: CONVENT ROAD
  • Development Description: Extension of duration: (1) internal alterations and new extensions to existing school to provide 8no. additional classrooms, (2) new general purpose hall with all ancillary accommodation, (3) removal of existing pre-fabricated classooms, (4) provision of additional ballcourts, (5) on site car-parking and road side set down area with all ancillary site works including connections and upgrading of existing services
  • Status: New Application
  • Application Received: 03/04/2020
  • Decision Date: 28/05/2020
  • Further Details: http://www.donegalcdb.ie/eplan/internetenquiry/rpt_ViewApplicDetails.asp?validFileNum=1&app_num_file=2050454
  • Applicant: N/A
  • Development Address: DRUMKEEN
  • Development Description: Permission: (1) demolition of existing ancillary building adjoining rosie's bar (and formerly a fast food take-away), (2) construction of a convenience store retail premises with ancillary accomodation, (3) provision of new signage associated with the proposed development, (4) decommissioning of existing septic tank and provision of new wastewater treatement system to service both the existing licensed premises and the proposed new development, (5) upgrade of the existing entrance to the n-13 public road, (6) all other associated site development works
  • Status: New Application
  • Application Received: 06/04/2020
  • Decision Date: 31/05/2020
  • Further Details: http://www.donegalcdb.ie/eplan/internetenquiry/rpt_ViewApplicDetails.asp?validFileNum=1&app_num_file=2050459
  • Applicant: N/A
  • Development Address: GWEEDORE ROAD
  • Development Description: Permission: Change of use of a section of existing 3 storey building (no. 1) from ground floor retail use and 1st & 2nd floor/attic floor office use (previously approved under planning ref 05/30852) to new hostel use, along with changes to internal layout and connections to existing services
  • Status: New Application
  • Application Received: 06/04/2020
  • Decision Date: 31/05/2020
  • Further Details: http://www.donegalcdb.ie/eplan/internetenquiry/rpt_ViewApplicDetails.asp?validFileNum=1&app_num_file=2050461
  • 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: Decision 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: Decision 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: Decision 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: Decision 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: 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: Decision 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: Decision 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: 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: Decision 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: Decision 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: Decision 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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