The Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment has produced a Draft National Adaptation Plan for the Communications Sector, as mandated by the Government's National Adaptation Framework and Climate Action and Low Carbon Development Act, 2015.
This Draft National Adaptation Plan for the Communications Sector presents an assessment of climate risks to these sectors and describes at a high level key adaptive measures.
Why we are launching this consultation?
The objective of this public consultation is to invite all interested parties to contribute their views on the Draft Plan during a 4 week consultation process. The views of the public are essential to delivering a comprehensive Plan that thoroughly assesses the risks and vulnerabilities of our communications network to climate change.
How to get involved?
The Draft National Adaptation Plan for the Communications Sector is available below.
Unless specifically requested, all submissions will subsequently be published on the Department's website.
Please email your submissions, observations and comments
by 28 August 2019 directly to firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to :
Telecommunications Policy and Regulation Division,
Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment,
29 – 31 Adelaide Road,
Dublin, D02 X285
 Responses to this consultation are subject to the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act 2014 and Access to Information on the Environment Regulations 2007-2014. Confidential or commercially sensitive information should be clearly identified in your submission, however parties should also note that any or all responses to the consultation are subject in their entirety to the provisions of the FOI Acts and are likely to be published on the website of the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment.