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Westport Town & Environs Development Plan 2010-2016

The Westport Town & Environs Development Plan 2010-2016 was adopted by Westport Town Council and Mayo County Council on Thursday 28th January 2010 and came into effect four weeks after that date. The plan provides a framework upon which future development within the plan area can be assessed. The plan consists of:

  •  Westport Town & Environs Development Plan 2010-2016
  • Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA Statement; Non-Technical Summary of Environmental Report; Environmental Report)
  • Appropriate Assessment Conclusion Statement

The plan includes an Architectural Conservation Area. A number of structures have also been added to the Record of Protected Structures for Westport Town. Lists of Protected Structures for the plan area, along with a description of the Architectural Conservation Area, are set out in Appendix 1 of the plan.

Westport Town and Environs Plan 2010-2016

Westport Town and Environs Plan 2010-2016 Incorporating: Variation No. 1 made on the 14th November 2011

Proposed Variation No.4 Westport Town & Environs Development Plan 2010-2016

Mayo County Council proposes to vary the Westport Town & Environs Plan 2010-2016 in accordance with Section 13 of the Planning and Development Act 2000, as amended. The reasons for the Proposed Variation to the Plan are: 1.To incorporate the provisions of the Urban Regeneration and Housing Act 2015, with respect to the Vacant Site Levy and Urban Renewal and Regeneration into the Plans, through – (a) Inclusion of objectives for the development and renewal of designated areas, in need of residential development and regeneration, (b) Identification of such designated areas on maps in the respective Plans, (c) Integration of the revised requirements of Section 10(2)(h) of the Planning and Development Acts 2000 - 2015 (as amended under the Urban Regeneration and Housing Act 2015), relating to Urban Renewal and Regeneration, into the respective Development Plans and (d) Incorporation of consequential and other changes to the Plans arising from the Proposed Variation Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) & Appropriate Assessment (AA) screening were undertaken in respect of the proposed variation. It has been determined that the proposed variation will not have significant effects on the environment and an environmental report is not required. The appropriate assessment screening has indicated that a full appropriate assessment is not required. The Proposed Variation along with the SEA and AA determinations are available for public inspection until Thursday 24th November. Please note that the Variation No.4 document shows only the relevant sections of the Westport Development Plan which it is proposed to change, not the entire Plan. Therefore it is advised that the Variation No.4 document is read in conjunction with the current Westport & Environs Development Plan 2010-2016 All documents associated with the proposed variation are below:

Westport Town and Environs Development Plan 2010-2016 incorporating Variation No. 1, Variation No. 2 and Variation No. 3

The Westport Town & Environs Development Plan 2010-2016 incorporating Variation No. 1, Variation No. 2 and Variation No. 3 was made on 9th July 2012.

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Forward Planning Updates

Variation No. 5 to the Castlebar and Environs Plan 2008-2014 was made on the 10th July 2017

Castlebar & Environs Development Plan 2008-2014

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Deferral of notices for the Ireland West Airport Knock Local Area Plan 2012-2018

Cheif Executive's Report

 

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