Exploration Licensing Process

Prospecting Licence Competitions

1 May 2019 Prospecting Licence Competition

The Prospecting Licence (PL) Areas in the table below are available for application under equal competition in the 1 May 2019  Prospecting Licence Competition. 

The Competition deadline is the 30 June 2019.


The 1 May 2019 PL Competition documents are below.


PL Area

County

PL Area

County

PL Area

County

480

Offaly

3095

Donegal

3646

Tipperary

481

Offaly

3129

Offaly

3709

Kilkenny

608

Offaly

3202

Cork

3813

Offaly/Westmeath

1108

Offaly

3213

Kilkenny

3814

Offaly

1541

Wexford

3215

Kilkenny

3828

Kilkenny

1542

Wexford

3216

Kilkenny

3829

Kilkenny

2193

Monaghan

3227

Galway

3870

Monaghan

2301

Galway

3251

Galway

3871

Monaghan

2440

Cork

3313

Kilkenny

3880

Galway

2647

Galway

3397

Cavan

3895

Wexford

2724

Galway

3522

Kilkenny

3914

Galway

2964*

Donegal

3523

Kilkenny

3921

Donegal

3007

Donegal

3524

Kilkenny

3922

Donegal

3008

Donegal

3525

Kilkenny

3957

Kilkenny

3027

Monaghan

3526

Cavan

4054

Wexford

3062*

Donegal

3535

Cork

4248

Monaghan

3063

Donegal

3536

Cork

4251

Monaghan

3094

Donegal

3645

Tipperary/Kilkenny

 

 

*Licence Area currently held for Diamonds and Gemstones including semi-precious stones


              

Prospecting Licence Areas Shapefile

Shapefile of PL Areas 1 May 2019 - Irish National Grid (ZIP 56MB)

Shapefile of PL Areas 1 May 2019 - 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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