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Anyone who makes a valid objection can request an oral hearing. A request must include the €100 fee and be received within the 28-day objection period. This period commences on the date of notification of the proposed decision by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
The EPA has absolute discretion to hold an oral hearing, whether or not a request has been made.
While there is no specific statutory criteria governing the decision to hold one, factors that would influence us include:
A request for an Oral Hearing can be withdrawn at any time prior to it being considered by the Board of the Agency.
Download Aspects of Licensing Procedures: Objections and Oral Hearings to find out more about oral hearings
All documentation received in respect of a licence application is available to view on this website
Find out how to make a submission or an objection on a licence application
For further information contact our Environmental Licensing Programme at:
Office of Climate, Licensing & Resource UsePO Box 3000Johnstown Castle Estate County WexfordTelephone Locall 1890 33 55 99 or 053 91 60600Email Licensing@epa.ie
PO Box 3000 Johnstown Castle Estate Wexford, Y35 W821 053-916 0600Other EPA locations
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