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Draft Mayo County Development Plan

Amendments to the Draft Development Plan 2008-2014

The Proposed Amendments to the Draft Mayo County Development Plan 2008-2014 are now available.

Display of Draft Plan

The Draft Development Plan 2007

The Draft County Development Plan is comprised of the following drafts :

  1. Executive Summary (PDF 77kb)
  2. County Development Plan - Written Statement (PDF 4.4MB)
  3. Housing Strategy for County Mayo (PDF 3MB)
  4. Retail Strategy for County Mayo (PDF 2.3MB)
  5. Wind Strategy for County Mayo (PDF 1.8MB)
  6. Record of Protected Structures including proposed additions (PDF 4.5MB)
  7. Landscape Appraisal of County Mayo (PDF 3.6MB)
  8. Rural Housing Design Guidelines (PDF 1.6MB)

    A Strategic Environmental Assessment Report (PDF--7MB), including a non-technical summary, has been prepared setting out the likely significant environmental effects of implementation of the Draft County Development Plan in accordance with the Planning and Development (Strategic Environmental Assessment) Regulations.

Forward Planning Updates


In accordance with the provisions of Section 169 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) and the Planning and Development Regulations 2001 – 2019, the documents below are required to be kept  on public display for a period of at least 6 weeks from Wednesday 29th May 2019.

Written submissions/observations should be clearly marked,

“Ireland West Airport Knock SDZ” and sent to the Forward Planning Section, Mayo County Council, Aras an Chontae, Castlebar, Co. Mayo. F23 WF90, or they can be emailed to 

The closing date for submissions or observations is

Friday 12th July 2019 at

Mayo County Development Plan Review Process is paused until after the Regional Spatial & Economic Strategy (RSES) is published.

The RSES is due to be published in early 2019, please check back then for further updates on the preparation of the County Development Plan.


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