Part 8 for a Synthetic Grass Sports Pitch at Knocklyon Park, Ballycullen, Dublin 16.

Closed29 Apr, 2023, 10:00am - 9 Jun, 2023, 5:00pm


Synthetic Grass Sports Pitch at Knocklyon Park, Ballycullen, Dublin 16.

Pursuant to the requirements of the above, notice is hereby given that South Dublin County Council proposes to carry out the following works in Knocklyon Park, in the townland of Ballycullen:
The proposals are:
• The construction of a synthetic grass 3G all-weather sports pitch to a maximum size of 140m X 90m.
• A 6.4-meter-high perimeter weld-mesh type fence.
• A 13-metre-high ball-stop fencing at the rear of each goal.
• 6 no. floodlighting columns with floodlights.
• All related hard and soft landscape works including connecting footpaths and associated planting.
• Storage Areas.
• All ancillary works.

The proposal has undergone Appropriate Assessment Screening under the Habitats Directive (92/43/EEC) and screening for Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) under the EIA Directive 2014/52/EU. The Planning Authority has made a preliminary examination of the nature, size and location of the proposed development. The authority has concluded that there is no real likelihood of significant effects on the environment arising from the proposed development and a determination has been made that an EIA is not required. Any person may, within 4-weeks from the date of publication of this notice, apply to An Bord Pleanála for a screening determination as to whether the development would be likely to have significant effects on the environment.

The plans and particulars of the proposed development are available for inspection online on the Council’s Public Consultation Portal website ( during the period from 29th April 2023 to 9th June 2023.

Printed plans and particulars will be available for inspection or purchase at a fee not exceeding the reasonable cost of making a copy at County Hall, Tallaght, Dublin 24 during office hours from 29th April 2023 to 26th May 2023.

Submissions or observations with respect to the proposed development dealing with the proper planning and sustainable development of the area in which the proposed development will be situated may be made in writing up to 5pm on 9th June 2023 and may be submitted either via:

Online Submissions:


Post to:

A/Senior Executive Officer, Environment Water and Climate Change, South Dublin County Council, County Hall, Tallaght, Dublin 24 YNN5.

NOTE: Please make your submission by one medium only. All submissions should include your name and a contact address. It should be noted that the Freedom of Information Act, 1997-2006 (as amended) applies to all records held by South Dublin County Council. South Dublin County Council’s Personal Data Privacy Statements can be viewed at and all personal data will be retained in line with statutory requirements.

Director, Environment Water and Climate Change Department, South Dublin County Council, County Hall, Tallaght, Dublin 24.