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Navan Municipal District Planning Publications


The Settlement Hierarchy in the Navan Municipal District is as follows:

Type of Settlement

County Meath Settlement Hierarchy Centres

Large GrowthTown I



Navan Development Plan

Navan Town & Environs been formerly a Town Council has a Development Plan. The Navan Development Plan, as varied, is available here.


Navan Public Realm Strategy


Clonmagadden Strategic Development Zone (SDZ)

The Minister for the Environment decided to designate the Clonmagadden Valley, Navan, as a residential SDZ under Part IX of the Planning & Development Act 2000. The Government Order came into force on 1st July, 2001. The development agency specified in the Order is Meath County Council. An Bord Pleanála approved a Planning Scheme for the Clonmagadden SDZ in May 2004. A copy of the Clonmagadden SDZ Planning Scheme is located here. The Planning Scheme is deemed to form part of the Navan Development Plan 2009-2015.

Non Statutory Plans

Framework Plans & Master Plans

Within the content of the Navan Development Plan, there are a number of large land banks where either a Framework Plan or Master Plan is required to be prepared to guide their future development. Two Framework Plans (contained in Appendix V of Navan Development Plan as varied) have already been prepared for:

Framework Plan 2 - lands in the area of Athlumney/Farganstown (2014)

Framework Plan 3 - lands between the Trim Road and Commons Road (2014)

In addition, there are two existing Action Area Plans in place.

Master Plan 1 - lands bounded by the N51, the R147 (former N3), Flower Hill and Windtown Road. (2008)

Master Plan 2 - lands north of the R147 (former N3) between Balmoral Industrial Estate and BlackwaterBridge. (2008)