Section 48 Development Contributions
The rates of contribution under Dublin City Council's Development Contribution Scheme.
Section 48 Draft Development Contribution Scheme 2023-2026
Notice is hereby given that Dublin City Council has prepared a Section 48 Draft Development Contribution Scheme in accordance with the provisions of the Planning and Development Act 2000 as amended. See link below.
Submissions or observations in respect of the proposed Draft Development Contribution Scheme may be made not later than 17.00hrs on Wednesday 25th January 2023 and can be made either online at Draft Development Contribution Scheme 2023-2026 - Dublin City Council - Citizen Space or by post clearly marked “Draft Development Contribution Scheme” and addressed to:
Senior Executive Officer
Draft Development Contribution Scheme
Planning & Property Development Department,
Block 4, Floor 3,
The planning process is an open and public one. In that context, all submissions/observations are a matter of public record, and may also be placed on the City Council’s website.
Select link below for copy of the Draft Development Contribution Scheme and copy of the public notice.
Development Contribution Scheme 2020-2023
Notice is hereby given that Dublin City Council at its monthly meeting of Council, held on the 7th November 2022 approved that the SCSI indexation rate of 13.98 % is applied to the industrial/commercial and residential development levy rates under the Council’s Section 48 Development Contribution Scheme 2020 to 2023 with effect from the 1st January 2023.
The rates of contribution under the Scheme for the administrative area of Dublin City Council are as follows:
Description of Development
Amount of Contribution
€118.60 per square metre
€113.82 per square metre
The Scheme is effective in respect of planning applications lodged with Dublin City Council from the 1st of April 2020, where a development contribution is applicable under this scheme. The Scheme is also effective in respect of existing permissions granted before this date which have not yet commenced.
To contact Planning Contributions find information below.