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The Irish EPA and ProPG

Planning Guidance The EPA Guidance note for Noise Action planning (2009) includes some sections that cover planning aspects and it contains the following observation; ‘Whilst Local Authorities have it within their powers to set conditions relating to noise as part of a planning permission, there is currently no national policy or guidance which addresses the [...]

By |2019-03-20T15:41:50+00:00March 20th, 2019|News|Comments Off on The Irish EPA and ProPG

ProPG Ireland

Guidance Note for Noise Action Planning (for the first round of the Environmental Noise Regulations 2006) proposes the use of ProPG. The EPA Guidance note for Noise Action planning (2009) includes some sections that cover planning aspects and it contains the following observation; ‘Whilst Local Authorities have it within their powers to set conditions relating [...]

By |2019-03-20T00:17:11+00:00March 19th, 2019|News|0 Comments

CALL FOR REDUCTION IN ROAD NOISE

A NAAS councillor has called on Transport Infrastructure Ireland to try and reduce road noise on the N7. Cllr Anne Breen asked at the February meeting of the Naas Municipal District that, based on an EU directive, road noise be reduced wherever possible on health grounds. She asked if the roads authority would resurface a [...]

By |2019-03-14T23:09:17+00:00March 14th, 2019|News|Comments Off on CALL FOR REDUCTION IN ROAD NOISE

ProPG New Residential Development

ProPG: Planning & Noise – New Residential Development The ProPG has been produced to provide practitioners with guidance on a recommended approach to the management of noise within the planning system in England. The Institute of Acoustics, the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health and the Association of Noise Consultants have worked together to produce the [...]

By |2019-03-11T11:05:07+00:00February 28th, 2019|News|Comments Off on ProPG New Residential Development