Bat Surveys specifications

Date published: 02 March 2017

On assessing your planning application NIEA considers that there is reasonable likelihood of bats being present on the site and affected by the proposed development. To ensure your development proposal complies with the Habitats Regulations and planning policy, NIEA has recommended to the Planning Authority that an appropriate bat survey should be carried out prior to the determination of your application.


NIEA reserve the right to determine whether the survey is adequate or when additional information is required.

In order to ensure an adequate assessment the attached specifications should be followed.

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