Development Contribution Schemes

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Supplementary Development Contribution Scheme (Section 49, Planning & Development Act, 2000 as amended)

Luas Cross City (St. Stephen’s Green To Broombridge Line)

Notice is hereby given that Dublin City Council at its Monthly Meeting of Council held on 3rd April, 2017 made a Supplementary Development Contribution Scheme;

Luas Cross City (St. Stephen’s Green to Broombridge Line) in accordance with the provisions of Section 49 of the Planning and
Development Act 2000 as amended.  Developments within the catchment area of the Scheme will be subject
to a Supplementary Development Contribution at the following rates:

Description of Development

Amount of Contribution

Commercial/Retail €38 per square metre
Residential €2000 per unit
These rates are subject to review at the end of Year 2 and at two-yearly intervals thereafter. If no revision occurs, then
existing rates shall continue. The Scheme is effective in respect of Planning Applications lodged with Dublin City Council from the 4th of April 2017, where a development contribution is applicable under this Scheme. The Scheme will apply for a period of 30 years.

Copies of the Scheme are available to view at the Planning Public Counter, Block 4, Ground Floor, Civic Offices, Wood Quay, Dublin 8 and to download below

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Development Contribution Scheme 2016 - 2020

Sub-section (1) of Section 48 of the Planning and Development Act, 2000 enables a planning authority, when granting a planning permission under Section 34 of the Act, to include conditions requiring the payment of a contribution.  This contribution is in respect of public infrastructure and facilities benefiting development in the area of the planning authority and that is provided, or that is intended will be provided, by or on behalf of the local authority (regardless of other sources of funding for the infrastructure and facilities).

Notice is hereby given that Dublin City Council, at its Monthly Meeting of Council, held on 7th December, 2015 made a Development Contribution Scheme in accordance with the provisions of Section 48 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 as amended.

The rates of contribution under the Development Contribution Scheme as made for the administrative area of Dublin City Council are as follows:

Description of Development Amount of Contribution
Industrial/Commercial Development €70.06 per square metre of industrial/ commercial development
Residential €86.40 per square metre of residential development

The above rates shall be fixed from 1st January 2016 to 31st December 2017. Consideration may be given to applying indexation to the rates of contribution effective from 1st January 2018 in consideration of the SCSI Construction Tender Price Index. The Scheme is effective in respect of Planning Applications lodged with Dublin City Council from the 1st of January 2016, where a development contribution is applicable under this Scheme. This Scheme is also effective in respect of existing permissions granted before this date which have not yet commenced.

Copies of the Scheme are available to view at the

Planning Public Counter,
Block 4, Ground Floor,
Civic Offices,
Wood Quay,
Dublin 8

Development Contribution Scheme 2013-2015

Notice is hereby given that Dublin City Council at its Monthly Meeting of Council held on 3rd December, 2012 made a Development Contribution Scheme in accordance with the provisions of Section 48 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 as amended. Details of the proposed contributions under the Development Contribution Scheme as made for the administrative area of Dublin City Council are as follows:

Development Contribution Scheme 2013-2015

Description of Development

Amount of Contribution

Industrial / Commercial Development

€93.42 per square metre of industrial / commercial development

Residential

€115.21 per square metre of residential development

Important Note :

  • From the 1st of January 2014, Irish Water are now the statutory body responsible for both water supply and waste water services, including the collection of any charges that may be associated with the provision of these services. For further information for the link to Irish Water.  www.water.ie  
  • Accordingly the level of contributions applied by Dublin City Council to decisions from the 1st of January 2014, under the current Section 48 Development Contribution Scheme have been reduced by 25% (per square metre of approved development), to take into account the contribution associated with these services. 
  • Dublin City Council retains control and responsibility for surface water and flood alleviation works.

 

 Type of Development Amount of Contribution 

Industrial/Commercial

€70.06 per square metre of industrial/commercial development
Development

Residential

€86.40 per square metre of residential development

The following documents are available to download:

Development Contribution Scheme 2011-2017

 

PUBLIC NOTICE

DUBLIN CITY COUNCIL PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT ACTS 2000 - 2006 DEVELOPMENT CONTRIBUTION SCHEME

Notice is hereby given that Dublin City Council at its Monthly Meeting of Council held on 7th December, 2009 made a Development Contribution Scheme in accordance with the provisions of the Planning and Development Acts 2000-2006.

Details of the proposed contributions under the Development Contribution Scheme as made for the administrative area of Dublin City Council are as follows:

Development Contribution Scheme

Description of Development Amount of Contribution
 Industrial/Commercial Development  €127 per square metre of industrial/commercial development
 Residential  €156.62 per square metre of residential unit 
The rates will be amended on 1st January each year during the life of the Scheme in accordance with the Wholesale Price Index. The commencement of the Scheme becomes effective in respect of all permissions granted from January 1st 2010.

 

Section 49 Supplementary Development Contribution Schemes

Section 49 of the Planning & Development Act 2000 as amended Supplementary Development Contribution Scheme – Luas Docklands

Notice is hereby given that Dublin City Council at its Monthly Meeting of Council held on 2nd September, 2013 made a Supplementary Development Contribution Scheme for Luas Docklands in accordance with the provisions of Section 49 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 as amended.

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