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Quarry Planning Applications includes information on over 400,000 planning across Ireland since 2010. Using this valuable information, it is possible to extract keywords on various planning trends across the country. In this case, we focused on the location of all planning applications that include keywords relating to quarries. We searched through all 400K records for mentions of "quarry" or "quarries". The majority are planning applications for quarry activity, while others are restorations of former quarries back to agricultural use. Take a look at the locations of these planning applications in relation to their decision status and location on the map. You can tap on any planning application to view the planning application file on 

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Summary of 413 Windfarm / Turbine planning applications:

  • Granted Applications: 167
  • Refused Applications: 27
  • Other Statuses / Pending: 219

We have set this post up so that the map and statistics will refresh every week. Bookmark the page so you can quickly return to see the growth of "quarry" planning applications over time. If you feel that additional keywords could be included then please let us know

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Businesses can also request this data (along with an updated feed) in a format that suits them (Excel, RSS, email updates). Get in touch and let us know how you would like this data and any further refinements beyond "quarry" that you require. Let us search all 31 planning registers on your behalf and we will inform you whenever a relevant planning application is submitted, updated, decided or commenced.

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