South Dublin County Council

Commencement and Completion

The following pages provide guidance, information and related documents and forms to assist developers in ensuring they adhere to certain requirements of their planning permissions and to requirements relating to Building Control legislation.

In particular the pages relate to the standards of completion of public services in residential developments, setting out the technical specifications required to meet the taking in charge standard of South Dublin County Council and to the security to be lodged to safeguard the completion of services.

Specifically there is also information relating to requirements to be met at or before commencement of development including, the lodgement of security/bonds, submission of commencement notices, disability access certificates, 7 day notices and Fire Safety Certificates.