Household charge

The Household Charge was an annual charge introduced by the Local Government (Household Charge) Act 2011 which was payable by owners of residential property. It was a matter for owners of residential properties to register and pay the charge on or after 1 January 2012.

From 1 July 2013, any outstanding Household Charge liability (including late penalties) was increased to €200 and is payable to Revenue.