Draft Limerick Regeneration Plan Notice Of Public Consultation

Limerick City and County Councils have published the Draft Limerick Regeneration Framework Implementation Plan. The draft plan sets out how the shared vision for stronger communities can and will be delivered. The preparation of the draft plan involved consultation with a broad range of stakeholders. In order to ensure that the plan is inclusive of all views, a non-statutory public
consultation process has been initiated. Submissions from the public and all interested parties are now invited to the Draft Limerick Regeneration Framework Implementation Plan (LRFIP) commencing on the 1st of November and continuing until the 5th December, 2013.

The Draft Plan is accompanied by a Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) Environmental Report prepared in accordance with the Planning & Development (Strategic Environmental Assessment) Regulations 2004 – 2011 and a Habitats Directive Assessment (HDA) Natura Impact Report, pursuant to Article 6 of the Habitats Directive 92/43/EEC.

A copy of the Draft LRFIP, Environmental Report and Natura Impact Report may be inspected during normal opening hours from Monday to Friday (excluding Public Holidays) within the period from Friday 1st November 2013 to 5th December 2013 (inclusive) at the following locations:

• Main reception area, Limerick City Council, City Hall; Merchants Quay, Limerick;
• Main reception area, Limerick County Council, County Hall, Dooradoyle, Limerick;
• Office of Regeneration, Watch House Cross, Moyross, Limerick;
• Office of Regeneration, LEDP, Roxboro Rd, Southill, Limerick;
• Office of Regeneration, King's Island Community Centre, King's Island, Limerick;
• Watch House Cross Library, Moyross, Limerick;
• Roxboro Library, Roxboro, Limerick;
• Limerick City Library, The Granary, Michael St., Limerick;
• Dooradoyle Library, Dooradoyle, Limerick.

The Draft LRFIP, Draft LRFIP Environmental Report and Natura Impact Report may be obtained in PDF format from the links below:


All submissions made in writing within the period specified will be taken into consideration before the finalisation of the Draft Plan. Submissions may be addressed to the Office of Regeneration, Limerick City Council, City Hall, Limerick or can be emailed to LRFIP@limerick.ie up until Thursday 5th December 2013. If you require more details, please contact the Office of Regeneration at 061 407100 or email lrfip@limerick.ie.

Copies of the Draft Limerick Regeneration Framework Plan, as well as being available on the Limerick City and County Council website and on the official guide to Limerick, may be purchased from the main receptions of both Limerick City and County Council during normal opening hours from Monday to Friday (excluding Public Holidays). Cost: €20 for a full set, €5 for a full set on CD.

Manager’s Report on issues raised in relation to the consultation on the Draft Limerick Regeneration Framework Implementation Plan 2013​.

A Manager's Report on the formal public consultation process was undertaken following publication of the draft Limerick Regeneration Framework Implementation Plan (including an Environmental Report and Natura Impact Report).  A total of 274 submissions were received. Of these submissions, 267 no. were received 'on-time' and 7 submissions were received as 'late submissions'. Limerick City Council would like to take this opportunity to express its appreciation to those who made submissions.​

The Manager's Report and the Limerick Regeneration Framework Implementation Plan (LRFIP) was adopted by the Elected Members at the full Council meeting held on Monday 24th February. The LRFIP will now provide the basis for prioritising projects for delivery in the regeneration areas in alignment with the Implementation Strategy outlined in the plan. The elected members also agreed to commence the legislative process to allow for the variation of the Limerick City Development Plan 2010 – 2016 which will provide the statutory planning basis for the Limerick Regeneration Framework Implementation Plan. 

The Manager's Report may be obtained in PDF format from the link below:

Manager’s Report on Draft Regeneration Framework Implementation Plan 2013 Issues (3,830 Kb)

Last update:26/02/2014

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