About Us

The LDA is a commercial, State-sponsored body that has been created to coordinate land within public control to provide affordable and social homes and build communities across the nation.

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Our Mission & Values

The Land Development Agency’s Purpose is to maximise the supply of affordable and social homes on public land in a financially sustainable manner, supporting the creation of thriving communities and delivering ongoing positive social impact.

The vision is for the provision of affordable and social housing to meet the needs of the nation, delivering a social return from developments and renewal of communities and a stable, national capacity to support sustainable, inclusive and vibrant communities so that everyone who lives in Ireland can be assured of housing options that support their needs, throughout their lives.

We are guided by the values of Integrity, Collaboration, Sustainability, Innovation & Delivery.

Our Team

John Coleman

Chief Executive and Board Member
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Dearbhla Lawson

Head Of Strategic Planning
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Barry O'Brien

Head Of Investment
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Phelim O'Neill

Head Of Property
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John White

Head Of Delivery
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We're hiring

The LDA are keen to build a team of ambitious, dynamic professionals with a wide range of skills to help us achieve our aims.

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