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The Household Charge (Due for 2012 ONLY)

The Household Charge (HC) 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 HC on or after 1 January 2012.

Household Charge Arrears (payable to Revenue ONLY)

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

For all information regarding payment of arrears of HC please contact REVENUE at the following:


Household Charge Queries (relating to payments made before 1 July 2013)

 If your query relates to any of the following please contact



Household Charge
PO Box 12168
Dublin 8


FULL details of your Name, Address of the Property, Eircode, Account Reference Code and/or PPSN(s) associated with the Property  must be included in the mail.

Business Hours:

9.00 – 17.00 (Mon-Fri)


If you want further details please read the Frequently Asked Questions

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