Welcome to the Watson Killiney Residents' Association

Serving the Community

Welcome to Watson Killiney Residents Association website. It is designed to allow residents to keep up to date on current events within the estate and focuses on the all projects associated with the area.

News Update

Serving the Community

Tidy Districts 2019

Watson Killiney have won runner up prize in the Tidy Districts 2019 under the category 500+ dwellings and over. As part of this project, the residents' committee planted 19 road name stones with perennial, sustainable, pollinators (Bee Friendly) plants on 21st May 19. The plants are now flourishing.

If you spot a plant at any of the road name stones that are in need of some TLC. Please contact a member of the committee.

Read the Judges comments and results here.

Residents are encouraged to keep the area in front of your home, tidy, litter free with the grass maintained.

A grateful BIG Thank You and well done to all who participate.

An Bord Pleanála Update ABP304823-19

15th October 2019. Permission was granted for the above application subject to conditions.

Permission has been granted with no further details. This information will appear once posted by DLRCoCo

2nd October 2019. With regard to ABP-304823-19 An Bord Pleanála has decided that an oral hearing should not be held in this instance.

Planning Application Church Road/Churchview Road Ref:304823

  • John Spain Planning and Development Associates submitted an application on 02/07/19 directly to An Bord Pleanála on behalf of Strand Court Limited. Due to the size of the proposed development they do not have to lodge the application with DLRCoCo.
  • The application is for 210 residential units, a childcare facility and associated developments.
  • The proposed exit for the development is to the west side of Fairhaven (beside school playing pitch) onto Churchview Road (almost opposite Watson Road).
  • The proposal is to tap into the foul and surface water drainage on Churchview Road and to upgrade it.
  • The developer's website READ More here, where all plans and documents can be viewed.

* Click here to see Churchview Road/Churchview Junction showing proposed development.

For quick access see Road Layout Plan & Accessibility & Connectivity Plan below:

*Road Layout Plan

*Accessibility & Connectivity

*Site Accessibility & Circultation

*Block B-C Elevations

New Planning Application D17A/0868

A new planning application was submitted in respect of the sites at the rear of 19 Watson Road for a development of 42 housing units where previous applications were refused.

Planning permission for D17A/0868 was granted by Order dated 14th February 2018.

Plans can be viewed in Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council offices, Planning Dept. See Planning Application.

Written Observation/Objections along with €20 fee must be submitted before the closing date 31st October 2017.

You can lodge an Observation/Objection online by registering here on the DLRcoco website.

Click on Search for Planning Application. Enter the Planning reference D17A/0868

The closing date for observations on this application is 31st October 2017.

Updates & links will be here on our website and Facebook page as soon as the information becomes available.


Read more news on this subject in the coming days.


Community Care

Hands for Life - First Aid/CPR Training

Hands for Life - First Aid/CPR Training was launched at our AGM in May 2019 and a list was compiled of those wishing to avail of this important initiative. This event was sponsored by ESB Networks & Abbott. The training evening took place on Wednesday 25th September 2019. The training took approx one hour. There were 3 sessions to choose from. Each group was limited to 30 people.

In response to requests from attendees as to the location of our nearest AED. The most recent installation is at Tesco Shopping Centre, Churchview Road, Ballybrack, A96 CD72.

See Locations for AED in Ballybrack/Shankill area.


DLR Environmental Awareness

Newsletter Spring 2019

Slow to MoW


DLR Co Co - Events in Dun Laoghaire Rathdown area.


Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown Public Participation Network

July 2019 issue of PPN ezine. Learn more..... See article on Watsons.

Garda Park Smart Appeal

Read more.....

DLR Coco Webcast

Do you know you can view council meetings in Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council....... Click here to view