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Prospecting Licences

Notice of Prospecting Application having been withdrawn




A notice appeared in the Donegal democrat on the 16th May advising that the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment proposes to grant  prospecting licences under the Minerals Development Acts, 1940 - 1999 in the following Municipal Districts :


Glenties MD

Donegal MD

Stranorlar MD

Letterkenny MD


Please see copy of Prospecting licence Newspaper Notice for full list of townlands involved


Maps  as follows:

Prospecting Licence Area 3071

Prospecting Licence Area 3978

Prospecting Licence Area 4548

Prospecting Licence Area 4549


The documents are available for inspection until the 16th June

Objections to the licence to be made by the 16th June to :

Exploration and Mining Division

Department of Communications

Climate Action and Environment

29-31 Adelaide Road

Dublin D02 X285