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Household Charge

The Household Charge is an annual charge introduced by the Local Government (Household Charge) Act 2011 which is payable by owners of residential property.

It is a matter for owners of residential properties to register and pay the Household Charge on or after the 1st of January 2012. The EU/IMF Programme of Financial Support for Ireland commits the Government to the introduction of a property tax for 2012.

The EU/IMF Programme of Financial Support for Ireland commits the Government to the introduction of a property tax for 2012. We are one of the last countries in Europe that does not fund local services through local property-based charges.

If you you want to make a payment you will need to create an account on the Household Charge website or download and complete the Household Charge Application Form   below.

Methods Of  Payment

Online: registration and payment can be made online at www.householdcharge.ie

Bypost: registration and payment can also be made by sending the completed Household Charge Application Form with the relevant payment to:

Household Charge,
PO Box 12168,
Dublin 1

Queries

Please contact 1890 357 357 or email support@householdcharge.ie

Further Information