Permits, Licences and Certificates

The following is a list of Road Permits/Licences/Certificates which are available from Fingal County Council, Operations Department, Grove Road, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15.

‌Application and Conditions for Temporary Trading Concession at Newbridge Demesne, Donabate

Applications are invited by Fingal County Council from interested parties for a trading concession for the sale of refreshments (ice-cream, hot/cold beverages, confectionery) from Friday 1st June 2018 until Friday 31st May 2019 at Newbridge Demesne, Donabate, Co. Dublin. Closing date for receipt of applications is 4.00pm on Friday 11th May 2018.

Application and Conditions for Temporary Trading Concession at Newbridge Demesne

 

Application and Conditions for Temporary Trading Concession at Santry Demesne, Santry‌

Applications are invited by Fingal County Council from interested parties for a trading concession for the sale of refreshments (ice-cream, hot/cold beverages, confectionery) for the 2018 Summer season at Santry Demesne, Santry, from Wednesday 2nd May 2018 to Sunday 11th November 2018. Closing date for receipt of applications is 4.00pm on Friday 13th April 2018.

Application & Conditions for Temporary Trading Concession at Santry Demesne

 

Application for Temporary Trading Concession at St Catherine’s Park‌

Applications are invited by Fingal County Council for a concession for the sale of refreshments (ice-cream, hot/cold beverages, confectionery) from 16th March, 2018 to Sunday 14th October, 2018 at St. Catherine's Park, Lucan. The location of the trading pitch is as indicated on drawing No DC/ 01/2017 attached  Map Trading Concession St Catherines Park

Application for Temporary Trading Concession at St Catherines Park

 

Beach Trading Concessions 2018

Applications are invited for Temporary Beach Trading Concessions to operate
stands for the sale of refreshments for the 2018 Summer Season at the
public beaches (listed on application form) in the administrative area of Fingal County Council. 
Closing Date is Friday 2nd March 2018. 
 
 
Road Opening Licence

You need a Road Opening Licence to open the public road, footpath or grass verge for:

  • Water/Sewer Connections
  • Lowering of Footpaths
  • Footpath reconstruction
  • Pipelaying etc.

Telephone (01) 8905829 or email  [email protected]

Communication/Wayleave Licences

To lay electrical cables for communication/energy lines you need to get a Communications/Wayleave Licence.

Telephone (01) 8905000 or email [email protected]

Hoarding Licence

You must get a Hoarding Licence to place temporary items (e.g. a fence or scaffolding) on a public footpath/road.
Telephone (01) 8906260 or email [email protected]

Street Furniture

You need a Street Furniture Licence  to place tables & chairs outside a premises where food is sold.  You can discuss this with the Engineer for the area in question before you submit an application. (See form for more details).

Telephone (01) 8905000 or Email: [email protected]

Advertisment/Tourist Signage

You need a licence to place an advertising or tourist accommodation sign on a public road.  The fee is €50 per annum per sign.  For more information please see the Policy on Advertisement Structures on Public Roads – 2008 and the Application Form for Advertising/Tourist Accommodation Signage

Telephone (01) 8905000 or email [email protected]

Abnormal Loads

A vehicle/load is considered abnormal when the total length of the vehicle exceeds 16.5m, the overall width exceeds 2.55m the weight of any axle other than the driving axle exceeds 10,170kg and the weight of the driving axle exceeds 10,500kgs.
You must notify The Commissioner of An Garda Siochana four days before submitting an application.

Telephone (01) 8904451 or email [email protected]

Special Permit

Special Permits must be obtained to permit the use of certain vehicles on public roads maintained by us.

Telephone (01) 8905000 or Email: [email protected]

Taking In Charge

A Taking in Charge Certificate tells you if your road/services are/are not in charge.  Certificates are available from Fingal County Council, Operations Department, Grove Road, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15. Cost of Certificate is €90.
If the property is in a rural area, a location map is also required.

Telephone (01) 8905886 or (01) 8905887 or email [email protected]

Download Application Forms/ Policies

Abnormal Loads Application Form (27852 S)