Very few planning applications being filed in Leitrim

Just four houses were given planning permission in Leitrim during the final quarter of 2018.

That’s according to statistics published by the Central Statistics Office today.

Roscommon had a total of 51 houses or apartments approved during the same time, while Longford had 12 planning permissions granted for dwellings.


Extensions or conversions accounted for another 20 planning permissions approved in Leitrim between September and December last year and there were 41 such projects approved in Roscommon during the same time.

Thirteen planning permissions were approved in Longford for extensions or conversions in the final quarter last year.