5 Victoria Road, Cork Docklands

Urban Development

Location: Cork Docklands, Ireland
Client: Target Ark Ltd.
Status: Planning Granted
Overall Project Value: N/A

Brief Description

Planning permission was sought by Target Ark Ltd. for a mixed use development comprising 19 no. apartments with café and restaurant uses in a 10 storey building on a brownfield site in Cork’s South Docklands.  FT worked with James Bourke Architects, the designer, to provide planning services at this sensitive, docklands site.  The site is located within a protected structure and is subject to several height and other development restrictions.

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FT Responsibilities

FT provided the following services:

  • Pre-Planning meetings with Cork City Council
  • Design Input for to ensure compliance with South Docklands Local Area Plan and National Guidelines
  • Preparation of planning application documentation
  • Preparation of supporting planning reports comprising:
  • Planning Statement
  • Mobility and Traffic Management
  • Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment
  • Environmental Impact Assessment Screening
  • Appropriate Assessment Screening and Natura Impact Statement
  • ‘Part V’ Social Housing Proposal
  • Construction Environmental Management Plan
  • Coordination of Architectural Impact Assessment and Engineering inputs to the project.
  • Advise on post-decision planning compliance including development contributions

Project Statistics

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19 apartments

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1 café and restaurant

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10 storey building