Public Consultations & Review Procedure

Current public consultations are listed below. Details on the current public consultations and those for previous years going back to 2009 can be found on the Department of Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government's website.


Current public consultations


Consultation on the Timetable and Work Programme for the Development of the Second Cycle River Basin Management Plans

Closing date: 31st January, 2015



Judicial Review Procedure

Ireland is a signatory of the Aarhus Convention on Access to Information, Public Participation in Decision Making and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters. This is an international convention, which is implemented in the EU by two Directives:

Under the provisions of Directive 2003/35/EC, members of the public are entitled to appeal relevant decisions of public bodies by way of judicial review. Information on the judicial review procedure is available in the pdf document Judicial Review Procedure.