Exempted development is development for which planning permission is not required. Categories of exempted development are set out in planning law. There are usually certain thresholds relating to, for example, size or height. Where these thresholds are exceeded, the exemptions no longer apply. See the attached link for more info;

Planning Leaflets PL.5, PL.6 and PL.7, which are available on the link page, give details of the main exemptions.

Our Certificates of Exemption cover the following;

  • Certificate of Exemption with Planning Regulations

All our Certificates/Opinions are prepared in compliance with the Law Society of Ireland standard format. We carry adequate Professional Indemnity Insurance which offers you the protection and peace of mind for all certificates furnished by us.

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