Category Archives: Infrastructure and Planning

Councils planning ahead

In April the majority of planning functions from the Department of the Environment (DOE) transferred to the 11 new councils. agendaNi outlines this enhanced planning role. Planning applications are now categorised within...

Gas goes west

The ambitious project to bring natural gas to homes and businesses in the west of Northern Ireland is now under way. The £250 million Gas to the West project aims to connect...

Planning reformed

Turley’s Michael Gordon examines the implications of the change for the interested parties in the planning system. Planning has been repatriated to local government. For the first time in a generation planning...