TIPPERARY COUNTY COUNCIL
PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT ACTS 2000 (as amended)
EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES (PUBLIC PARTICIPATION) REGULATIONS 2010
Planning Application Register Reference number 16600222
Notice is hereby given that pursuant to Section 34 of the Planning and Development Act, 2000 as amended, and in accordance with Section 10 of the European Communities (Public Participation) Regulations 2010 that Tipperary County Council has issued a Notification of a Decision to grant planning permission on the 13/07/2016 , subject to 12 conditions, to Dew Valley Foods, for a 5 year permission for a development which will consist of construction of a 8,234 m² extension to the existing food manufacturing facility to include processing, cold storage, packing & intake/dispatch areas, ancillary plant, maintenance & switch rooms, a staff amenity area, external steel stairs, a transformer compound, pipe bridges, external plant & associated access ladders & platforms, the realignment & expansion of the site boundary to include new boundary walls & fencing, an additional car parking area, and additional site entrance/exit & set down area, new signage, the provision of staff entrance turnstiles, a 208m² extension to the existing secondary waste water treatment building, the construction of 2no. 1,200m3 water tanks, construction of a new 128m² process water treatment building, relocation of existing fuel tank & bund wall enclosure, a new treated effluent discharge pipe, the boring of 4 wells, the installation of 2 infiltration tanks, additional site lighting, the relocation of exisiting demountable workshop & stores, the demolition of an existing pump house, water tank, sheds & ancillary structures to facilitate the works, the re-use of excavated material for landscaping, site development and improvement purposes, the construction of an internal access road, the construction of a bicycle shelter, the installation of a new steam boiler and associated flue gas stack and all ancillary site works/services. The application wasaccompanied by an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) & Appropriate Assessment at The Commons Holycross Road, Thurles.
The applicant and any person who made submissions or observations in writing to the Planning Authority in relation to this planning application may appeal this decision, in accordance with Section 37 (1) of the Planning and Development Act 2000, to An Bord Pleanala, 64 Marlborough Street, Dublin 1 within a period of 4 weeks from the date of the decision by the Planning Authority.
• Further information in respect of making an appeal can be found by contacting:- The Secretary, An Bord Pleanála, 64 Marlborough Street, Dublin 1 (office hours (9.15 a.m. to 5.30 p.m. on Monday to Friday except on public holidays and other days on which the offices are closed). Tel: (01) 858 8100, Lo Call: 1890 275 175, Fax: (01) 872 2684, Web site: www.pleanala.ie, Email: email@example.com.
A person may question the validity of any decision of the Planning Authority, or question the validity of any decision on an appeal by the Board by way of an application for judicial review, under Order 84 of the Rules of the Superior Courts (S.I No. 15 of 1986), in accordance with Section 50 of the Planning and Development Act 2000. Any application for judicial review must be made within 8 weeks of the decision of the Board. It should be noted that any challenge taken under section 50 may question only the validity of the decision and the Courts do not adjudicate on the merits of the development from the perspectives of the proper planning and sustainable development of the area and/or effects on the environment. Section 50A states that leave for judicial review shall not be granted unless the Court is satisfied that there are substantial grounds for contending that the decision is invalid or ought to be quashed.
• Further information in respect of the Judicial Review process can be found on the www.citizensinformation.i.e. Contact Lo Call 1890 777 121 or +353 21 452 1600 for details of the location and operating hours of your local Citizens Information Centre.
Disclaimer: The above is intended for information purposes. It does not purport to be a legally binding interpretation of the relevant provisions and it would be advisable for persons contemplating legal action to seek legal advice.
Signed: T Kiely, Staff Officer, Planning. Date: 13th July, 2016