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DCAN 13: Crèches, Day Nurseries and Pre-School Play Groups

Issued by: Department of the Environment
Status: Final
The purpose of this Advice Note is to give general guidance to intending developers, their professional advisors and agents. It is designed to provide advice on the Planning criteria to be applied when an application for this form of development is being considered. It should be stressed that the note is not a specific statement of Departmental policy but rather one of advice and guidance.
Any legal views expressed in this note have no statutory force and should not be relied upon as an authoritative interpretation of the law.
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