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Ireland's Leading Independent Environmental Consultancy Providing



Freddie Symmons
Fred Symmons
Senior Environmental Consultant and Principal

Kingfisher Environmental Consultants & Ecologists based in Donegal are a multi-disciplinary environmental consultancy with over 30 years of professional expertise in Ireland.  We provide a Nationwide service to an extensive client base and specialise in providing a unique personal and cost-efficient professional service to individuals and large industry. 

We specialise in Waste Facility Permit Applications, Certificate of Registrations and Waste Licences for the reclamation and filling of agricultural land; quarry restoration; Article 27 Notifications for By-Product Soil and End of Waste for Concrete; scrap metal recycling facilities; car and truck dismantlers and ELV and ATF facilities; C&D recycling; and other waste recycling facilities.  We provide a Nationwide service to hauliers and waste collectors for Waste Collection Permit Applications and Reviews to the NWCPO.


Our company has a strong background in ecology and flora and fauna assessments.  Indeed we are Full  Members of the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management CIEEM.  We are Ecologists and undertake Ecological Reports in Donegal,  Appropriate Assessments, Natura Impact Statements and Appropriate Assessment Screening on behalf of private and semi-state authorities and we work closely with Architects and Engineers on one-off housing and industrial development AA Screening projects.


We have extensive legal and planning experience in the preparation of planning applications for new and exisiting industrial facilities including Environmental Impact Assessment Reports (EIAR); planning reports; Section 5 Exemptions; planning submissions and appeals - We offer a comprehensive and experienced project management planning service to Waste Facilities and Sand and Gravel Pits and Quarries.


We provide an all in package of specialist Waste Management Consultancy including addressing Section 55 Notices; Investigations into Unauthorised Filling of Land; Waste Licences; and Environmental Management Systems including the implementation of ISO 14001. We provide expert witness on legal cases and work alongside Environmental Solicitors and Barristers.


We form an essential link for businesses in liaising with Local Authorities; the NWCPO; and the EPA and keeping your business operating within standards set out in Irish and European Environmental Law.  We hold full Professional Indemnity Insurance. 



The Railway Cottage,

Mullanboys, Inver,

Donegal Town,

Co. Donegal


F94 R3P9

Fred Symmons B.Env.Sc. (HONS) MCIEEM

Senior Environmental Consultant

Tel: 087 2641979

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