Public Consultation Notices under the COMAH regulations (SI 209 of 2015) – Chemco

Opens 30 Sep 2019

Closes 25 Oct 2019


CHEMCO, Damastown Industrial Park, Damastown Rise, Macetown North, Dublin 15

Fingal CountyCouncil, An Garda Síochána, and the Health Service Executive are each required by the Chemicals Act (Control of Major Accident Hazards involving Dangerous Substances) Regulations 2015 (S. I. No. 209 of 2015) to prepare a plan (External Emergency Plan) to deal with effects off-site and to assist, where relevant, with the emergency response on site in the event of a major accident at sites designated as ‘Upper-Tier Seveso Sites’ under the above-mentioned Regulations. The above is such a site. This public consultation is taking place in accordance with Section 16 (6) of S. I. no. 209 of 2015.

 The plan is available for viewing in the following locations:

  • Fingal County Council, Civic Offices, Grove Road, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15.
  • Fingal County Council, County Hall, Main Street, Swords, Co. Dublin.
  • Dublin Fire Brigade Headquarters, 165169 Townsend Street, Dublin 2.
  •  Health Service Executive, East Region Emergency Management Office, St Mary’s Hospital Campus, Phoenix Park, Dublin 8

Dates for viewing are from Monday30th September 2019 to Friday 25th October, 2019 inclusive, excluding weekends.

 Times for viewing are between 09:30 and 16:30 hrs.

The latest date for receipt of submissions in respect of this plan is Friday 25th October at 17:00 hrs. 

Download the Public Notice

This consultation will open on 30 Sep 2019. Please come back on or after this date to give us your views.


  • All Areas


  • Anyone from any background


  • Environmental Health
  • Water and Drainage
  • Waste Management
  • Climate Change
  • Environmental Issues