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Assistant Director Of Plans Evaluation


Office Of The Planning Regulator




The Office of the Planning Regulator (OPR) is an independent oversight body that has been established by Government to oversee the functioning and policy consistency of Ireland’s planning process to ensure quality outcomes in relation to proper planning and sustainable development.    The Planning and Development (Amendment) Act 2018 established the legal basis for the OPR and outlines its role and functions, which include the following:   • assessment of local authority development plans and local area plans, and regional assembly regional spatial and economic strategies to ensure consistency with relevant regional or national policies; • reviews of the systems and procedures used by any planning authority, including An Bord Plean├íla, in the performance of their planning functions; and. • research, training, education that support the progressive development of Ireland’s planning process.   The OPR is now seeking applications from suitably experienced/qualified candidates to fill the post of:   Assistant Director of Plans Evaluation (AP Grade.   Applications should be submitted via email to or by post to the address below by 28th August 2020 at 5pm. Candidates should submit a completed application form, which is available from the link below and a covering letter. Office of the Planning Regulator. Block C, 77 Sir John Rogerson's Quay, Grand Canal Dock. Dublin 2, D02 VK60. The deadline for applications is 5pm on Friday 28th August 2020. For more details and application procedures see         Please note that this advertisement is being hosted by the Public Appointments Service on The Public Appointments Service has no involvement in, or responsibility for, the recruitment and selection process or the terms and conditions which relate to this post.

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