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Application to the Environmental Protection Agency for a Licence

Kildare County Council, of Áras Chill Dara, Devoy Park, Naas, County Kildare, W91 X77F, gives notice of an application to the Environmental Protection Agency for an Industrial Emissions Activities Licence for the proposed remediation of Kerdiffstown Landfill, Kerdiffstown, Naas, Co. Kildare, W91 YN52, (National Grid Reference - 291382E 222144N).This application is for a licence to allow for the remediation of the Kerdiffstown Landfill site.

The class of Industrial Emissions Directive activity in accordance with the First Schedule of the Environmental Protection Agency Act 1992 (as amended) is as follows:


11.5 Landfills, within the meaning of section 5 (amended by Regulation 11(1) of the Waste Management (Certification of Historic Unlicensed Waste Disposal and Recovery Activity) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 524 of 2008)) of the Act of 1996, receiving more than 10 tonnes of waste per day or with a total capacity exceeding 25,000 tonnes, other than landfills of inert waste.


An Environmental Impact Assessment Report (EIAR) has been prepared and a copy of the EIAR for the landfill remediation will be submitted to the Environmental Protection Agency with the application.


The EIAR and any further information relating to the effects on the environment of the emissions from the activity, which may be furnished to the Environmental Protection Agency in the course of the Environmental Protection Agency's consideration of the application, will be available at the headquarters of the Environmental Protection Agency.


A copy of the EIAR has been submitted to An Bord Pleanála.


A copy of the application for the licence may be inspected on the Environmental Protection Agency’s website ( or inspected at or obtained from the headquarters of the Environmental Protection Agency(at the below address) as soon as is practicable after the receipt by the Environmental Protection Agency of the application for the licence:


Environmental Protection Agency

PO Box 3000

Johnstown Castle Estate

County Wexford

Y35 W821


Tel: (053) 916 0600 / Lo Call: 1890 335 599 Email:

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