Part 8 LA 02/23 Multi-purpose community and enterprise facility on Junction of Northgate Street & Burkes Lane, Athenry,

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Part 8 LA 02/23 Multi-purpose  community and enterprise facility on Junction of Northgate Street & Burkes Lane,  Athenry

Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) and Part 8 of the Planning & Development Regulations 2001 (as amended) Development At: Existing Building on Junction of Northgate Street & Burkes Lane, Athenry, Co. Galway


Pursuant to the requirements of the above, Galway County Council propose to carry out the following works:

• Change of use, renovation and refurbishment of former Restaurant / Take Away / Offices and Place of Worship as granted under previously planning ref. no’s 06/3553 and 07/5217 to a multi-purpose community and enterprise facility with public reception area, multi-use offices, meeting rooms and supporting spaces. • The proposed development includes connection to existing services, associated site works and new signage.

The subject works are located within the Athenry Architectural Conservation Area.

Plans and Particulars of the proposed development will be available for inspection or for purchase at a fee not exceeding the reasonable cost of making a copy, during normal office hours (Monday to Friday, 9.00am – 4.00pm, excluding Bank Holidays and Public Holidays) from Friday March 10th 2023 to Wednesday April 12 th 2023, at the following locations: • Galway County Council, Planning Department, Áras an Chontae, Prospect Hill, Galway, H91 H6KX • Galway County Council, Athenry Area Office, Old Church Street, Athenry, Co. Galway, H65 C992

A submission or observation in relation to the proposed development, dealing with the proper planning and sustainable development of the area in which the development would be situated, may be made in writing to the Planning Department, Galway County Council, Áras an Chontae, Prospect Hill, Galway, H91 H6XX, by e-mail to or in electronic format via the special website at or

Submissions and Observations to arrive no later than 4.00pm Wednesday April 26th 2023. Such submissions or observations will be considered by the planning authority in making a decision on the application. The planning authority may grant permission subject to or without conditions or may refuse to grant permission.