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Material Alterations to the proposed amendments of the Swinford Local Area Plan 2009-2015

The material alterations to the propsoed amendments of the Swinford Local Area Plan 2009-2015 are now on disply until the 22nd August 2012. See Public Notice Document below

Proposed amendment of Swinford Local Area Plan 2009-2015

Proposed amendment of the Swinford Local Area Plan 2009-2015 including Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) Determination; Strategic Flood Risk Assessment (SFRA); Public Notice

Swinford LAP 2009

Mayo County Council adopted the Swinford Local Area Plan on the 12th of January 2009.



Swinford Local Area Plan 2009-2015 (Amended 8th Oct 2012)

Swinford Local Area Plan 2009-2015 was amended on 8th October 2012. The amendment was necessary in order to align the plan with the revised population targets and associated residential land requirements in the Core Strategy of the Mayo County Development Plan. The amended document includes changes to the written statement and maps.

Forward Planning Updates




At its April 2019 meeting, the Northern & Western Regional Assembly resolved to Materially Amend the Draft Regional Spatial & Economic Strategy (published in November 2018).   

These amendments are now available to view on , together with the accompanying SEA & AA documentation.

 It is open to any individual or party to make a written submission on the Material Amendments to the Draft. They can do so between 4th Aug – 11th Oct. 2019 either via the email to  or by sending their submission to the following address:

 RSES Material Alteration Submissions, Northern & Western Regional Assembly, The Square, Ballaghaderreen, Co. Roscommon. All submissions will be considered prior to the adoption of the RSES, anticipated to be finalized before the end of 2019. 



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 

Please Note the Submission/Observation period for the IWAKSDZ is now closed.

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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