Exploration Licensing Process

Prospecting Licence Competitions

1st May 2018 Prospecting Licence Competition

The following Prospecting Licence (PL) Areas are available for application under equal competition in the 1st May 2018 Prospecting Licence Competition.  The Competition deadline is the 30th June 2018.  


PL Area

County

PL Area

County

PL Area

County

582

Longford

3248

Roscommon

3668

Tipperary

1043

Westmeath

3322

Laois

3670

Tipperary

1198

Wexford

3405

Westmeath

3677

Tipperary

1641

Laois

3426

Tipperary

3686

Roscommon

2103

Roscommon

3427

Kildare

3806

Clare

2553

Wexford

3460

Roscommon

3848

Roscommon

2555

Wexford

3531

Westmeath

3862

Galway

2627

Laois

3550

Clare

3934

Roscommon

2666

Roscommon

3585

Leitrim

3985

Westmeath

2700

Galway

3649

Kildare

3996

Longford


Download the following associated documents as of 1st May 2018.


A shapefile of PL Areas as of 1st May 2018 is available for download.

Shapefile of PL Areas 1st May 2018 - Irish National Grid (ZIP 56MB)
Shapefile of PL Areas 1st May 2018 - Irish Transverse Mercator (ZIP 67MB)

Please use our online GIS: http://spatial.dcenr.gov.ie/ExplorationAndMining/SpatialViewer/index.html to check current licence area status.

To view previous Prospecting Licence Competitions please visit the Competition Archive.

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