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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.


Please note that as a result of Covid-19, there is limited support service available in respect of queries relating to the Household Charge. There is no telephone support service available but email queries may be sent to

Please do not send DUPLICATE emails and postal queries.

All queries must include the EIRCODE of the property concerned as well as the Account Reference (where known), PPS used to register the property, full address and any other data that may assist in locating the Account.



1. 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:


1890 200 255 (ROI only)/ +353 1 7023049 (Outside ROI only).




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


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


 If your query relates to any of the following please contact or HOUSEHOLD CHARGE at the customer support details below:


Register for a Waiver from Household Charge

If you are entitled to claim for a Waiver  you can still register by downloading the registration form Declaration New Account Registration or you can contact HOUSEHOLD CHARGE customer support at:



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:

1890 357 357  or  01 4853695


12.00 - 13.00 (Mon-Fri)


If you want further details please read the Frequently Asked Questions

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