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EU to decide that one-off house rules are illegal

Planning guidelines in 22 counties which favour people connected to the locality are likely to be scrapped following a complaint to the European Commission.

16th June, 2007

Planning guidelines in 22 counties which favour people connected to the locality are likely to be scrapped following a complaint to the European Commission.

The commission has completed an examination of the development plans of the counties following a complaint from an Irish citizen who was refused planning permission to build a house in Wicklow.

Planning guidelines inWicklow restrict non-locals from being granted permission for one-off rural houses.

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