Virtus Planning Consultancy Services

Planning Projects

Rush, Co. Dublin

Rush - Virtus

Virtus provided planning consultancy services for a 165 no. residential scheme, with a mixture of houses and apartments, in Rush. Co. Dublin. Virtus co-ordinated a full design team in the preparation a Strategic Housing Development application for the scheme.

Green Lane, Rathcoole, Co. Dublin

Rathcool Virtus Development

Virtus successfully achieved planning permission, under two separate concurrent planning applications, for 95 no. residential units, in a mixture of houses and apartments. Virtus prepared the planning applications, responses to requests for further information, and responses to third party appeals for both planning applications. Both applications were granted permission by An Bord Pleanala following notifications of decision to grant by South Dublin County Council.

Stony Hill, Rathcoole, Co. Dublin

Rathcool Virtus Development

Virtus are currently providing planning consultancy services for a 197 no. residential scheme, with a mixture of houses and apartments, in Rush. Co. Dublin. Virtus are co-ordinating a full design team in the preparation a Strategic Housing Development application for the scheme. It is expected that an SHD application will be lodged in Q1 2020.

Twilfit House

Virtus provided full planning consultancy services for this complex site in Dublin City Council. Following notification of a decision to grant planning permission by Dublin City Council, permission was granted by An Bord Pleanala, following a third party appeal, for a 7 storey, 180 no. bedroom hotel. 

There were significant complexities on the site, including archaeological issues, proximity to a Luas line, adjacent to Wolfe Tone Park and desire for a high quality architectural scheme to make a statement at this strategic location. The planning application required a high degree of co-ordination of the design team, engagement with various departments in the local authority, and innovative solutions to reach the desired outcome.

Percy Place


Virtus provided planning consultancy services, including preparation and lodgement of a planning application and response to a request for further information, and addressing all compliance matters, for a 9 unit residential apartment scheme over a single level basement. Planning permission was granted by Dublin City Council.

Sundrive Park, Kimmage, Co. Dublin

Virtus provided planning consultancy services, including preparation and lodgement of a planning application, response to a request for further information, and addressing all compliance matters, for a 9 unit residential scheme on an infill site in Kimmage, Dublin 13. Planning permission was granted by Dublin City Council and the scheme is now complete.

Coombe Women's & Children's Hospital

Virtus provide planning services to the Coombe Women and Infants Hospital for a number of projects, including:

  • A new emergency department building to the front of the hospital. A planning application has been submitted to Dublin City Council.
  • A dedicated Colposcopy unit to the rear of the hospital. Planning permission has been granted for the development.