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Planning : Athlone Joint Retail Strategy – Make a Submission

Have your Say in the preparation of the new Athlone Joint Retail Strategy – Make a Submission

Roscommon and Westmeath County Councils are in the process of preparing the first joint retail strategy for Athlone and Monksland/Bellanamulla (Athlone West). The new Retail Strategy will guide the development of new retail floorspace in the area and strive to support existing retailing and define future retail policies.

The Councils now seek the input of local persons, groups and any other parties with an interest in the planning and development of retailing in Athlone and Monksland/Bellanamulla (Athlone West). The Councils encourage and welcome participation and would like you to have your say. Once comments are received a Draft Joint Retail Strategy will be produced and made available for further public consultation before it is finalised by the Elected Members of the Councils.

You can make a submission/comment by email to either of the following mailboxes:




Alternatively, submissions may be in writing to either:
Forward Planning Section
Planning Department
Roscommon County Council
Áras an Chontae
Co. Roscommon, F42 VR98


Administrative Officer
Westmeath County Council
Civic Centre
Church Street
Co. Westmeath, N37 P2T5

All submissions should be marked – “Submission on the Athlone Joint Retail Strategy”.
Submissions must be made by 16.00 on 13th July 2017.

Content Last Updated/Reviewed: 15/06/2017