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Useful Links for Planning

The following organisations carry further or complementary information in planning related topics in Ireland.

Department of the Environment, Community & Local Government
The Department's core functional areas include environment, community, planning, housing, local government, meteorological services and corporate services.

Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht
The Department oversees the conservation, preservation, protection and presentation of Ireland's heritage and cultural assets. The Department also seeks to promote the Irish language and to support the Gaeltacht.

An Board Pleanala
An Bord Pleanala was established in 1977 under the Local Government (Planning and Development) Act, 1976 and is responsible for the determination of appeals and certain other matters under the Planning and Development Acts.

Tipperary Energy Agency
The TEA will lead and support Co. Tipperary to reduce its CO 2 emissions by stimulating and implementing best practise in the field of sustainable energy.

Irish Planning Institute
The Irish Planning Institute is the professional body representing the majority of professional planners engaged in the physical and environmental planning in Ireland. is an initiative of the Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government on behalf of each of the 88 planning authorities across the country. It is a free and easy to use public information system about the development plan or local area plan in your local area.