Planning and Development Act 2000

Variation and review of scheme.


86.—(1) A planning authority shall, from time to time as circumstances require and in any case not later than 6 years after—

(a) its approval under section 85(7), or

(b) it has most recently been reviewed,

review an approved scheme and may by resolution, amend or revoke the scheme.

(2) Where a planning authority proposes to amend an approved scheme under this section, section 85 shall, subject to any necessary modifications, apply as respects any such amendment.

(3) Notice of the revocation of an approved scheme under this section shall be given in one or more newspapers circulating in the city or town concerned.

(4) The amendment or revocation of an approved scheme shall be without prejudice to the validity of anything previously done thereunder.


Editorial Notes:


Approving, amending or revoking a special planning control scheme is a reserved function of local authorities or municipal district members as provided by Local Government Act 2001 (37/2001), ss. 131, 131A and sch. 14A part 2 item 14 as inserted (1.06.2014) by Local Government Reform Act 2014 (1/2014), s. 41(4) and sch. 3, S.I. No. 214 of 2014.