Access to Information on the Environment

European Communities (Access to Information on the Environment) Regulations 2007 – 2014 gives you legal rights when seeking to access information on the environment from BIM. 

How do I make an AIE request?

Your AIE requests should:

  • be made in writing or by email
  • state that the request is being made under the IE Regulations
  • include your contact details
  • be as specific as possible about the environmental information required.

Address your request to: 
BIM Freedom of Information Unit, 
Crofton Road, 
Dun Laoghaire, 
Co. Dublin.


Is there a charge for getting information under the AIE Regulations?

There is no initial fee required when lodging a request for information under AIE. 

Further information

For further information in relation to this regulation visit the website of the Commissioner for Environmental Information (