Public Consultation Notices under the COMAH regulations (SI 209 of 2015)

Closeddate_range5 Jul, 2021, 10:48am - 21 Aug, 2021, 12:48am

BOC Gases, John F Kennedy Drive, Dublin 12

South Dublin County Council, An Garda Síochána, and the Health Service Executive are each required by the Chemicals Act (Control of Major Accident Hazards involving Dangerous Substances) Regulations 2015 (S. I. No. 209 of 2015) to prepare a plan (External Emergency Plan) to deal with effects off-site and to assist, where relevant, with the emergency response on site in the event of a major accident at sites designated as ‘Upper-Tier Seveso Sites’ under the above-mentioned Regulations. The above is such a site. This public consultation is taking place in accordance with Section 16 (6) of S. I. no. 209 of 2015.

 The plan is available for viewing in the following locations:

  • South Dublin County Council, County Hall, Tallaght, Co. Dublin. (Due to Covid-19 restrictions viewing will be by appointment only. Contact: Stephen Byrne; by phone: 01-4144230; or email:, to arrange).  
  • Dublin Fire Brigade Headquarters, 165-169 Townsend Street, Dublin 2.
  •  Health Service Executive, East Region Emergency Management Office, St Mary’s Hospital Campus, Phoenix Park, Dublin 20

Dates for viewing are from Monday 19th July 2021 to Friday 20th August 2019 inclusive, excluding weekends.

Times for viewing are between 09:30 and 16:30 hrs.

The latest date for receipt of submissions in respect of this plan is Friday 20th August at 17:00 hrs