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Proposed Civic Amenity & Waste Transfer Facility

At Kilmacredock Upper & Castletown, Celbridge, Co. Kildare

Kildare County Council- Part 8 Development



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SITE LOCATION: Kilmacredock Upper& Castletown, Celbridge, Co. Kildare






In accordance with Part 8, Article 81 of the Planning and Development Regulations 2001 (as amended), Kildare County Council hereby gives notice of proposals pertaining to development as follows:

A Proposed Civic Amenity and Waste Transfer Facility for mixed household municipal waste streams, with a maximum capacity of 7,500 tonnes per annum, and comprising the following buildings:





  1. A single storey (166.83m2) Administration/ Staff Building

  2. A single storey (33m2) Pay Station Building

  3. A single storey (11m2) Weighbridge Building

  4. A single storey (57.64m2) Household Hazardous Waste Storage Building


    Additional works required to support the facility include internal roads and set down areas; a site wastewater treatment plant; material handling areas; staff and visitor parking, moveable waste skips; cctv and public lighting, and landscape works (including retaining walls), in addition to all necessary services and utility provision and associated site works.


    The proposed development includes modifications to the R449 adjacent to the proposed site entrance including a right-hand turning lane and associated road infrastructure signage, and modifications and widening to the existing site entrance, footpaths, cyclepaths and landscaping.


    Plans and particulars of the proposed scheme will be available for inspection or purchase at a fee not exceeding the reasonable cost of making a copy from Tuesday 14th May 2019 to Wednesday 12th June 2019 during public opening hours, at the following locations:



  • Kildare County Council, Aras Chill Dara, Devoy Park, Naas, Co. Kildare and

  • Celbridge Library, St. Patrick’s Park, Celbridge, Co. Kildare, W23 VA47.


    Plans and particulars of the proposed development will also be available to view during the period noted above on Kildare County Council’s website at

    Submissions or observations with respect to the proposed development and dealing with the proper planning and sustainable development of the area in which the development would be situated, may be made, in writing, to Liam Dunne, Senior Executive Officer, Kildare County Council, Head Office, Áras Chill Dara, Devoy Park, Naas, Co. Kildare, before 4.30pm on Wednesday, 26th June 2019.


    All submissions and observations should be headed: ‘Part 8 Civic Amenity and Waste Transfer Facility at Celbridge, Co. Kildare’.




All comments, including names and addresses of those making comments, submitted to the Council in regard to this scheme will form part of the statutorily required report to be presented to the monthly meeting of Celbridge Leixlip Municipal District Committee (Kildare County Council). Accordingly, they will also be included in the minutes of that meeting and may appear in the public domain.




Environment Department, Kildare County Council - Tel.: 045 980588