County Development Plan 2009-2015

The Offaly County Development Plan 2009-2015 came into effect on 16th February 2009. It is a six year plan that sets out an overall strategy for the proper planning and sustainable development of County Offaly.  The Plan consists of a written statement and maps set out over two volumes.

In addition Variation No 1 adopted 20th February 2012 included a Core Strategy setting out the pattern of development in the county for the lifetime of the plan and demonstrating consistency with the Midland Regional Planning Guidelines and the National Spatial Strategy. 

Volume I includes the Settlement Strategy which should always be read in conjunction with the Core Strategy. Volume II includes Settlement Plans which also were modified by Variation No 1.

Variation No 2, adopted 21st May 2012, consists of the inclusion of Clara Town Plan into Volume 2 of the Offaly County Development Plan 2009-2015.

The Offaly County Development Plan is accompanied by the following documents:

Appropriate Assessment and Screening Report.pdf (size 193.8 KB)

Environmental Report.pdf (size 5.1 MB)

Town & Environs Plans

For information on Birr Town & Environs Development Plan 2010-2016 and associated strategies please click here

For information on Tullamore Town & Environs Development Plan 2010-2016 and associated strategies please click here

RPS - Tullamore and Birr Town & Environs 2010-2016

Record of Protected Structures - Tullamore Town and Environs Development Plan - 2010-2016.pdf (size 2.1 MB)

Record of Protected Structures - Birr Town and Environs Development Plan - 2010-2016.pdf (size 2.9 MB)