Planning and Development Act 2000

General duty of planning authority to secure objectives of development plan.


15.—(1) It shall be the duty of a planning authority to take such steps within its powers as may be necessary for securing the objectives of the development plan.

(2) The F137[chief executive] of a planning authority shall, not more than 2 years after the making of a development plan, give a report to the members of the authority on the progress achieved in securing the objectives referred to in subsection (1).




Substituted (22.10.2018) by Planning and Development (Amendment) Act 2018 (16/2018), s. 6(1) and sch. 2 ref. no. 30, S.I. No. 436 of 2018.