News & Reports

This section includes updates on new data or recent changes made to Myplan.ie. Documents and reports relating to the planning process can also be found here. To read an article in full simply click on the link.

News

Mar 2019

Welcome to our new website - Myplan.ie has been upgraded. A redesign of the site was carried out in February 2019 to create to an accessible, secure, modern and responsive website with a focus on access to planning and spatial data.

Myplan.ie Report

Mar 2019

Generalised Zone Types (GZTs) were developed specifically for the Myplan.ie project. They represent a consistent scheme for categorizing land use zonings across all local authorities, and complement the existing statutory zonings used for each individual plan.

Myplan.ie Report

Mar 2019

The concept of Open Data is about making data held by public bodies available and easily accessible online for reuse and redistribution. As public bodies have progressed in areas like eGovernment and data analytics, the potential of data and, in particular, Open Data to help deliver economic, social and democratic benefits has become clearer.