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Alterations/Extensions Guidelines

Associated Bodies

  1. Fingal County Council
  • F02A-1561 – Permission GRANTED for 551 houses at Swords Road, Malahide, Co. Dublin.                        Applicant – Cannon & Kirk.
  • Condition No. 17 - Development described in Classes 1 or 3 of Part 1 of the Second Schedule to the (Planning and Development) Regulations, 2001 shall not be carried out within the curtilage of any proposed dwelling houses without a prior grant of planning permission.


  1. Malahide Waterside Management Company - Lease agreement
  • “Not to make any structural alterations or additions to the premises without the prior approval in writing of the Lessors/Management Company which approval may be granted subject to such conditions as the lessor/management company may see fit to impose”.
  • “Not use or permit to be used the premises for any illegal or immoral purpose or for any other purpose other than a single residential residence and not allow or cause to be allowed any trade or business to be carried out on there”.

Steps Required to Obtaining Permission:

  1. Applicant to contact the Management Company with their intentions prior to applying for planning permission to Fingal County Council.
  2. Management Company to notify other property owners in the vicinity of the proposed application
  3. Each application considered separately
  4. The board of directors to review plans/drawings
  5. The board with the assistance of independent architect/planner if required can decide to:
  1. Reject proposed plans
  2. Accept – unequivocally
  3. Accept - provided works are carried out in accordance with a permission granted by Fingal County Council or An Bord Pleanala.