Strategic Policy Scheme 2014-2019

Strategic Policy Scheme 2014-2019

Cavan County Council is establishing Four Strategic Policy Committees to assist in formulation and development of policy.

Published on: 18 Jul 2014

Under the Local Government Act, 2001, as amended by the Local Government Reform Act 2014, Cavan County Council is required to establish Strategic Policy Committees (SPCs).  


SPCs provide forum where Local Authority Members and relevant sectoral interests with specific expertise can work together and advise and assist the Council in the formulation and development of policy.


A Draft Strategic Policy Committee Scheme for the period 2014-2019 has been prepared in accordance with guidelines published by the Department of Environment, Heritage and Local Government:  “Strategic Policy Committees: Guidelines for Establishment and Operation”.


Cavan County Council proposes to establish four SPC’s covering the following areas:


1. Economic Development and Enterprise Policy

2. Environmental and Planning Policy

3. Transportation and Infrastructure Policy

4. Housing, Social and Cultural Development Policy


A copy of the Council’s Draft Strategic Policy Committee Scheme is available:

  • Click here
  • On request from Customer Services, 2nd Floor, Farnham Centre, Cavan or
  • By telephone 049 437 8600 or 437 8661


Observations or comments on the Draft Strategic Policy Committee Scheme:


By Post:  

  • Brian Hora, Senior Staff Officer, Corporate Services, Cavan County Council, Courthouse, Cavan or

By Email:

By Hand: 

  • Customer Service Desk, 2nd Floor, Farnham Centre, Cavan on or before Friday, 22nd August 2014.


Brian Hora, Senior Staff Officer