Bell Associates - Design & Building Consultants, Coastguard Road, Rush, Co. Dublin.                                               01-8430267 | 087-2371984 www.bellassociates.ie | bellassociates@eircom.net

Bell Associates - Design & Building Consultants, Coastguard Road, Rush, Co. Dublin.                                               01-8430267 | 087-2371984 www.bellassociates.ie | bellassociates@eircom.net

Form 2  
                                                                              Part Service/ Building Regs. Planning
SPECIMEN CERTIFICATE

CERTIFICATE OF COMPLIANCE

I, .............. certify AS FOLLOWS:
1.I am an .............. having qualified as such at .............. in the year .............. AND I am a member
of The ............. .
2.I have been in independent private practice on my own since the year .............. or thereabouts
OR I am a Partner in (or a Member
of) the above named Firm of .............. in independent private practice.
3.I am the .............. /my said Firm are the .............. retained by .............. to design the ...........…
(insert precise description of building
or works) .............. situate at .............. in the .............. of .............. such building or works
being hereinafter referred to as "the Relevant Works".
4.The Plans and other particulars on foot of which there was granted the Permission /Approval
mentioned in paragraph 5 hereunder were prepared by me/by my said Firm. OR I visited the office
of the Planning Authority and there inspected the house plans,
.estate layout plan, specifications and other drawings and documents which were represented
by the Planning Authority as
those on foot of which the Permission/Approval mentioned at Paragraph 5 hereunder was granted.
5. The Grant of Permission -Decision Order No ........... .... dated the .............. day of .............. ,
19 .............. Planning Reference No
............... relates to the Relevant Works.
6. The Relevant Works and the services thereof were designed by me/my said Firm in substantial
conformity with the Building
Regulations made pursuant to the Building Control Act, 1990.
7. Commencement Notice of the intention to undertake the Relevant Works was duly given on
the .............. day of .............. in
accordance with the Building Control Regulations, 1991 and such Notice contained or was accompanied
by the information and
particulars prescribed by the said Regulations.
8. I have inspected the Relevant Works AND in my opinion the construction thereof complies
substantially
with the
Permission/Approval mentioned in paragraph 5 hereof.
9. The position of the Relevant Works and of the site thereof is in substantial compliance with the estate
layout presented to the
Planning Authority in so far as the estate has been completed.
10. No Planning Permission other than that referred to at paragraph 5 aforesaid is pertinent to the
Relevant Works.
11. The conditions of the Permission/Approval referred to at paragraph 5 relating to the Estate of
which the Relevant Works form part
have been substantially complied with in so far as is reasonably possible at this stage of the
development of such Estate BUT this
paragraph is not to be taken as extending to conditions for the payment of financial contributions or
the
giving of security for
satisfactory completion compliance with which is not within my competence to certify.
12 In the event that the Relevant Works and the site works pertaining thereto have not been built and/or
laid out exactly in accordance
with the said Permission/Approval any disparity is unlikely to affect the planning and development
of the
area as envisaged
by the Planning Authority and expressed through such Permission/Approval.
13. I did not supervise the construction of the Relevant Works and my inspection thereof, which was
made on the ...... .... .... day
of ............ .. 19 .. ............ was visual only. This inspection did not entail the opening up of works,
which
had been fully /
substantially completed on said date. To the extent that such inspection allowed, and not taking into
account matters which were
inaccessible to me, I am of the opinion that the Relevant Works have been constructed in substantial
compliance with the
Building Regulations aforesaid.
14. TAKE NOTE that this certificate is issued solely with a view to providing evidence for title purposes
of the compliance of the
Relevant Works with the requirements of Planning Legislation and of the Building Control Act, 1990
and the Regulations
thereunder. Except insofar as it relates to compliance with the said requirements and Regulations it is
not a report or survey on
the physical condition or on the structure of the Relevant Works NOR does it warrant, represent or
take into account any of the
following matters:
(a) the accuracy of dimensions in general save where ansmg out of the conditions of the Permission
/Approval or the Building
Regulations aforesaid
(b) the following conditions, compliance with which cannot be established: Planning Reference
No: ..............................
Conditions ............. . Planning Reference No: .............................. Conditions ... .......... .
(c) matters in respect of private rights or obligations
(d) matters of financial contribution and bonds
(e) development of the Relevant Works which may occur after the date of the said inspection.

Dated the .......... .......................... day of .............. 19 ............ ..
Signed ......................................................... .
Bell Associates
Bell Associates