Understand the procedures and protocol for oral hearings
Developing an objective and critical eye in relation to your report writing
An oral hearing can deal with:
A planning appeal
A valid objection to a CPO (compulsory purchase order)
A referral (a Planning Authority refers a request for declaration, as to whether something is ‘development or exempted development’, to the Board) or
An application for strategic infrastructure development.
Who should attend:
Different professionals will be required to give evidence at oral hearings to ensure they are in compliance with proper planning principles and sustainable development.
This is a daunting prospect for those who are unused to the rigours of questioning by other experts and skilled lawyers.
This course aims to provide delegates with a clear understanding of the procedures at an oral hearing, the process of giving evidence and an opportunity to be cross-examined on a typical scheme presented at a hearing.
This course is particularly relevant to:
Air Quality Consultants
Groundwater and Surface Water Consultants
Noise, Vibration and Acoustics Consultants
Occupational Health Consultants
Soils and Geology Consultants
This course is accredited by Engineers Ireland.
If you would like to plan this training course for your organisation at specific dates please contact us directly and we will arrange this with you.