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Planning Permission Granted

O’Callaghan Planning has recently secured planning permission for a dwelling on a farm. In a peculiar case, the applicant did not possess a Category 1, 2 or 3 Farm Business ID number, nor claim Single Farm Payments. However, active farming was proven by providing lists of animal movements on the farm for all but two of […]

Successful planning appeal

O’Callaghan Planning has just received a Certificate of Lawfulness, upon an appeal to the Planning Appeals Commission, after successfully arguing that the appellant had failed to comply with a condition attached to a previous planning permission for a continuous / unbroken period of five years. Had the planning authority earlier been aware that the condition was in […]

Successful Planning Appeal

O’Callaghan Planning has recently handled a successful appeal against an enforcement notice requiring the demolition of an alleged unauthorised dwelling. The case was won on the basis that the appellant proved that the dwelling was substantially complete more than 5 years prior to the date of an enforcement notice. Despite this successful result, the appellant […]

New Creche for Culloville

The principal was appointed to help address and overcome a number of concerns that had been raised by the local planning authority in the course of processing a planning application for a mixed-use development comprising a creche, 5 no. shop units and 7 no. apartments. Retrospective planning permission has now been granted, subsequent to the provision […]

Planning Permission Granted

O’Callaghan Planning has obtained planning approval for a contemporary-designed extension to the rear of an existing bungalow in the Burren area. The extension will benefit from stunning views over Carlingford Lough and the Mourne and Cooley Mountains. It will be constructed to a high specification, using a selection of cutting-edge materials and finishes, while introducing additional energy […]

Planning Permission Granted – 40+ Dwellings

O’Callaghan Planning has obtained outline planning approval for a residential development comprising in excess of 40 detached, semi-detached and town houses in the Kilkeel area.  Further information to follow.

Residential Site Acquired For Client

O’Callaghan Planning successfully acted on behalf of a major international investor in the acquisition of a development site with full planning permission in place. While a number of planning conditions require to be discharged, construction works are imminent and it is hoped that sites will be released for sale in the near future.   For […]

5 No. Commercial Units To Let – Culloville, Co. Armagh

5 no. commercial shop units to let. Prominent location in centre of Culloville. Frontage onto Concession Road. Planning permission previously granted. Units are structurally complete and require only internal fit-out.