You have two options when searching for planning applications: you can retrieve the list of all the applications (received, granted,rejected etc) in a period of time, or you can search for a name or file number.

Note: This information is valid as of 6 pm Wednesday April 21st, 2021.

Step 1: Select Time Period
Between Specific Dates
Step 2: Choose a search method
search by:
search by name, location, planning description or planning number
Type in just a few letters

Numbers Only, remove any forward or back slashs If you type in a file number all other criteria are ignored
Retrieve by type:
filter applications by status
Retrieves all the applications from a selected period of time, by category: applications received, granted, rejected, incomplete, etc.
Sites to Search
Local Authorities

Local Authorities Select how many local authority sites to search, the results will be combined and displayed in the same results list.
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The use of the personal details of planning applicants, including for marketing purposes, may be unlawful under the Data Protection Acts 1988-2003 and may result in action by the Data Protection Commissioner against the sender, including prosecution.

Kilkenny County Council - Privacy Policy


Covid 19 Following the signing of Ministerial Orders under Section 251A of the Planning and Development Act 2000, as amended, on 29 March 2020 which result in an extension of time for a range of specified/appropriate periods and timelines it should be noted that these timelines are not reflected in the records accessible under the Planning Enquiry System.

The Revised Planning Timelines are listed at the following link
Planning & Development Act 2000 (as Amended) Emergency Measures in the Public Interest


While every care has been taken to display accurate information, Kilkenny County Council will not be held responsible for any loss, damage or inconvenience caused as a result of any inaccuracy or error within. All information on the site including the planning enquiries system is updated on a regular basis. While every effort is made to ensure all information is accurate on the site, the Planning Authority cannot guarantee this at any particular point in time. Should you need to rely on information provided in these pages please obtain separate confirmation from the staff at the Planning Public Counter.

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