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Self Assessment

Self Assessment

Which of the following activities would you like to do on your property?

  1. Build one or more new houses
  2. Build an extension, garage or porch
  3. Change how your building is used (Change of Use)
  4. Other (Landscaping, Fences, Demolition, Chimneys, Aerials, etc.)

After completing this self-assessment, please view the General Notes on Exempted Development.

Note:  The information on Exempted Development in this section is extracted and modified from the Department of the Environment, Heritage and Local Government’s leaflet PL 5 – Doing Work around the House—The Planning Issues.  This leaflet is based on the Planning and Development Acts 2000 and 2001 and the Planning and Development Regulations 2001 to 2002.  Information on Exempted Development is primarily set out in Section II.

Tools & Resources

Android Phone app now available for free on the Android Marketplace.  Search for "Mayo Planning Search."

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


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

Cheif Executive's Report






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