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Useful publications for the preparation of planning documents relevant to the Geological Survey Ireland.
County Geological Sites should be included in County Development Plans and County Heritage Plans. Due regard should be given to sites of geological importance at all stages of planning, particularly in the development of quarries, wind farms and roads. If in doubt about County Geological Sites, please read the information on our Geoheritage page.
Further Information & Guidelines
Environmental Protection Agency "Guidelines on Information to be Contained in Environmental Impact Assessment Reports" DRAFT 2017.
Guidelines prepared by Geological Survey Ireland and the Irish Concrete Federation for the extractive industry in Ireland.