Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine of Ireland

02/12/2024 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 02/11/2024 18:15

T05/233 Public Consultation on an Aquaculture Licence and Foreshore Licence Application and Invitation for Public Submissions or Observations on Appropriate Assessment

Consultation is open

Applicant Details

Applicant Name

Comhlucht Iascaireachta Fanad Teoranta


Mowi Ireland, Kindrum, Fanad, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal

Proposed Activity


Application to cultivate salmon at a site on the foreshore off Inishfarnard Island, Coulagh Bay, Co. Cork


Public Consultation

A copy of all relevant documents are available for inspection, free of charge for 8 weeks, between dates 12 February 2024 and 09 April 2024 ,

Bantry Garda Station

Open 24 hours

Castletownbere Garda Station

Local Opening Hours only, contact station for details

Commencement Date:

12 February 2024

Closing Date:

09 April 2024

The documentation and information are available on the Department's website at: T05-233 Comhlucht Iascaireachta Fanad Teoranta Aquaculture/Foreshore Licence application, off Inishfarnard Island, Co. Cork

Making a submission or observation

Members of the public who wish to make a public submission or observation in writing concerning the Appropriate Assessment or the Aquaculture and Foreshore Application may do so within 8 weeks between 12 February 2024 and 09 April 2024.

All public submissions or observations (quoting T05/233) can be addressed to the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Aquaculture and Foreshore Management Division, National Seafood Centre, Clogheen, Clonakilty, Co. Cork, P85 TX47 [email protected]

All public submissions or observations will be published on the Department's website.

Submissions or observations received outside of the public consultation period cannot be considered.

Terms and Conditions

All submissions or observations submitted to the Department for this purpose are subject to release under the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act 2014 and the European Communities (Access to Information on the Environment) Regulations 2007-2014. Submissions or observations are also subject to Data Protection legislation.

Personal, confidential or commercially sensitive information should not be included in your submission or observation, and it will be presumed that all information contained in your submission or observation is releasable under the Freedom of Information Act 2014.