Dún Laoghaire Shopping Centre is circa 17,000m2 and it currently has over 45 tenants. Grocery chain SuperValu currently anchors the property, while other tenants include New Look, Specsavers and Lifestyle Sports. Tesco Ireland has its Irish headquarters in a 4,000m2 office above the centre. Planning permission has been granted for the redevelopment of the Dún Laoghaire Shopping Centre. The intention is to create two large anchor stores fronting on to the centres Marine Road and George’s Street. The proposed Georges Street anchor store extends to 3,500m2 over two levels while the Marine Road anchor extends to approximately 1,850m2.
The enabling works have recently commenced on site in order to get the centre ready for the main works. The proposed works for stripping out parts of the existing centre in a phased manner including stripping our all finishes, mechanical and electrical installation and asbestos. The works also include for the installation of a new baby change unit and the relocation of the management suite. The overall Dun Laoghaire Shopping Centre development works include upgrading the existing facades, combining smaller units into a large MSU and Anchor store, new restaurant at ground level, basement gym, 3rd floor cafe etc. It also includes work to existing structure and fabric so that the building complies with all current health and safety issues, fire issues and life safety issues. The works also include new mechanical and electrical service installations, new management suite and associated site works.