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"How do I ?" Questions
The "Map Tool" toolbar controls the zoom level of the Map Window. It enables the user to zoom in or out on the map just by
clicking either the +, – or Zoom Level Indicator buttons.
This legend window details the features and the assigned styles that are visible on the current map on the Map Window.
If you have selected Townland for your search a list of all place names fitting your search criteria will be displayed in the results window.
Click on the icon on the Results Window and the Map Window will be refreshed to display the selected place name.
Planning Application Search
If you selected File Number a brief description of the Planning Application will be displayed.
Click on the icon on the Results Window and the Map Window will be refreshed to zoom to the location of the selected planning application.
Hover the cursor/mouse over the Map Window to quickly display the Townland names or Planning Application Numbers & Applicant Name.
Click on Planning Application Points or Sites on the Map Window to quickly display the details of the Planning Application in the Results Window.
“How do I ?” Questions
How do I move the map within the Map Window?
Map Window Functionality
Click the following arrow buttons to move the map in the direction indicated:
How do I search for a Townland?
Select the Townland Option from the drop down list on the Search Section and type in the name of the required Townland in
the box provided. Click the Search button and the townland will be displayed in the Results Window. You can search on partial
Townland names and a list of the townlands, similar to that requested, will be displayed on the Results Window.
Then click on the icon to refresh the map on the Map Window and the requested townland will be highlighted in a
How do I search for a Planning Application Number?
Select the File Number option from the drop down list box on the Search Section and type the Planning Application number in the box provided and click the search button.
How do I search for an Applicant Name?
Select the Applicant Name option from the drop down list box on the Search Section and type the Planning Applicant name in the box provided and click the search button.
Click on the icon on the Results Window and the Map Window will be refreshed to zoom to the location of the selected
To view a more detailed description of the Planning Application click on the underlined Planning Application Number, under the
File Number heading, in the Results Window. This will bring you to the ePlan enquiry screen of the selected application.
How do I see planning applications for a particular town/village?
The Zoom Level Indicator option automatically zooms to the centre of the current map displayed on the Map Windows. To locate to the Town/Village that you are interested in hover the cursor/mouse over the Map Window to quickly display the correct Town/Village as shown below.
The name of the Town/Village should then be displayed. Now select "Zoom and Centre" and click on the Town/Village as shown below.
The Map Window will zoom to the Town/Village selected. Then just select the zoom Level you wish to see using -,+ or zoom Level Indicator buttons on the Map Tools section as below.
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