Question about planning permission in Dublin: Can I cover my entire back garden with an extension of 40sqm?
We would like to give you useful information regarding planing permission in Irish capital. If you have any additional questions please do not hesitate to contact Dublin City Council.
Can I cover my entire back garden with an extension of 40sqm?
No. The extension shall not reduce the
“Private Open Space” of the back garden to less than 25 sq. m. Hard
surface areas to the rear of a house are exempted development, providing
they are used for a purpose incidental to the enjoyment of the house
and not used for the parking of cars.
N.B. Existing or proposed garden shed/s are not reckoned as private open space.