‘Planning Consultancy Services’ has extensive experience in dealing with appeals to An Bord Pleanála. Each appeal is researched thoroughly and a detailed and compelling case is made to the Board in each instance. A planning appeal can be made against the decision of a planning authority by the applicant (First Party) or an objector (Third Party) to a decision by the Planning Authority. Appeal work can take many forms and can include:
- A First party appeal against a decision to refuse planning permission by the planning authority,
- A First party appeal against conditions imposed on a planning permission by the planning authority e.g. terms of Development Contributions,
- A Third party appeal against a decision by the planning authority to grant planning permission,
- A Third party appeal against conditions imposed by the planning authority.
Other Appeal work can include responses to appeals, referrals of declarations (exempted development), representation at oral hearings and Strategic Infrastructure negotiations with Board officials.
Expertise in this area has helped to achieve a high success rate on behalf of clients.