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Unauthorised Development

 

Introduction 

Unauthorised Development is development which is carried out without planning permission or is not being carried out in compliance with the planning permission which was granted. 

The Planning Authority is bound by legislation to investigate a written complaint in accordance with the Planning & Development Act 2000. It is also bound to act if the issue reported is not exempted development, vexatious, frivolous, without basis or statute barred.

 

Making a Complaint 

If you wish to report an unauthorised development you must fully complete and sign the Unauthorised Complaints Form and return it to County House, Lifford, Co. Donegal or email it to planningenforcement@donegalcoco.ie

  

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