Expressions of Interest – Provision of Land, Houses & Vacant/Derelict Properties


Expressions of Interest for the Provision of Residential Land

Laois County Council is seeking expressions of interest from any landowners interested in disposing of land (Greenfield or Brownfield) with appropriate zoning within the county of Laois for the development of housing.

Expressions of Interest forms are available here: Expression of Interest Form – Provision of Residential Land

Completed Expressions of Interest should be submitted to the A/Director of Services Housing via the following email address: housingdelivery@laoiscoco.ie or by post to Angela McEvoy, A/Director of Services Housing, Laois County Council, Áras an Chontae, JFL Avenue, Portlaoise, Co. Laois, R32 EHP9.

Expressions of Interest for Advance Purchase Arrangements for Un-commenced Residential Developments.

Laois County Council is seeking to purchase un-commenced residential developments through turnkey arrangements for affordable and mixed tenure housing.

Home builders and housing developers with planning permission for suitable houses or apartments where construction has not yet commenced are asked to consider entering an advance purchase arrangement with the local authority to provide affordable and mixed tenure housing.

Expressions of Interest forms are available here: Expression of Interest Form – Advance Purchase Arrangement for Residential Developments

Completed Expressions of Interest should be submitted to the A/Director of Services Housing via the following email address: housingdelivery@laoiscoco.ie or by post to Angela McEvoy, A/Director of Services Housing, Laois County Council, Áras an Chontae, JFL Avenue, Portlaoise, Co. Laois, R32 EHP9.

Expressions of Interest for the Provision of Vacant and/or Derelict Properties

Laois County Council is seeking expressions of interest in respect of the provision of additional housing through the supply of vacant and/or derelict properties. Proposals are welcome in respect of vacant and/or derelict properties in all our towns and villages.

Expressions of Interest forms are available here:  Expression of Interest Form – Provision of Vacant and-or Derelict Properties

Completed Expressions of Interest should be submitted to the A/Director of Services Housing via the following email address:  housingdelivery@laoiscoco.ie or by post to Angela McEvoy, A/Director of Services Housing, Laois County Council, Áras an Chontae, JFL Avenue, Portlaoise, Co. Laois, R32 EHP9. an Chontae, JFL Avenue, Portlaoise, Co. Laois, R32 EHP9.

The Council also welcomes proposals for the Repair & Leasing Scheme from owners of properties which have been vacant for at least 1 year and who cannot afford or access the funding needed to bring their properties up to the required standard for rental properties.  Further information on the Repair & Leasing Scheme is available here.

Application forms for the Repair & Leasing Scheme are available here: Repair and Leasing Scheme Application Form

Completed applications for the Repair & Leasing Scheme should be submitted by e-mail to repair&leasingscheme@laoiscoco.ie  or by post to Vacant Homes Office, Housing Department, Laois County Council, Áras an Chontae, JFL Avenue, Portlaoise, Co. Laois, R32 EHP9.

This Council is subject to the Freedom of Information Act 2014.

Angela McEvoy

A/Director of Services Housing