Local Area Plan - Croom

Pursuant to Section 20 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (amended) notice is hereby given that Limerick City and County Council being the Planning Authority for the area, has prepared a Draft Local Area Plan (LAP) for Croom.

The Draft Croom Local Area Plan comprises a written statement and maps and is accompanied by:

  • A Strategic Environmental Assessment Screening Report
  • An Appropriate Assessment Screening Report
  • A Flood Risk Assessment

Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA):

In complying with SEA Directive (2001/42/EC) and the Planning and Development (Strategic Environmental Assessment) Regulations 2004 to 2011, Limerick City and County Council has carried out a Strategic Environmental Assessment Screening and determined that an SEA is not required for the Draft Croom LAP.

Appropriate Assessment:

A Screening for Appropriate Assessment has been carried out for the Croom Draft LAP in accordance with the requirements of Article 6 of the EU Habitats Directive 92/43/EEC. Limerick City and County Council has determined that a full Appropriate Assessment is not required in this case.


If you require more details, please contact Karen Burke or Noreen O’ Connell, Phone: 061 557480 or email forwardplanning@limerick.ie.