Policy Submissions

An important part of the Society's remit is to represent the interests of our members in relation to policy development and legislative initiatives. The MediKids regularly makes policy submissions to government agencies, standards bodies and other institutions whose work may impact on our members.

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Joint submission on draft ‘Urban Development and Building Heights Guidelines for Planning Authorities’

We've joined with Engineers Ireland (EI) and the Association of Consulting Engineers of Ireland (AECI), welcoming the new guidelines for the Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government recently published draft guidelines aimed at Local Authorities in relation to building heights and urban density to promote sustainable use of land to reduce urban sprawl.