Local Government (Household Charge) Act 2011


Number 36 of 2011


LOCAL GOVERNMENT (HOUSEHOLD CHARGE) ACT 2011

REVISED

Updated to 16 May 2017


This Revised Act is an administrative consolidation of the Local Government (Household Charge) Act 2011. It is prepared by the Law Reform Commission in accordance with its function under the Law Reform Commission Act 1975 (3/1975) to keep the law under review and to undertake revision and consolidation of statute law.

All Acts up to and including Misuse of Drugs (Supervised Injecting Facilities) Act 2017 (7/2017), enacted 16 May 2017, and all statutory instruments up to and including Patent (Amendment) Rules 2017 (S.I. No. 206 of 2017), made 19 May 2017, were considered in the preparation of this Revised Act.

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Number 36 of 2011


LOCAL GOVERNMENT (HOUSEHOLD CHARGE) ACT 2011

REVISED

Updated to 16 May 2017


Introduction

This Revised Act presents the text of the Act as it has been amended since enactment, and preserves the format in which it was passed.

Related legislation

This Act is not collectively cited with any other Act.

Annotations

This Revised Act is annotated and includes textual and non-textual amendments, statutory instruments made pursuant to the Act and previous affecting provisions.

An explanation of how to read annotations is available at

www.lawreform.ie/annotations

Material not updated in this revision

Where other legislation is amended by this Act, those amendments may have been superseded by other amendments in other legislation, or the amended legislation may have been repealed or revoked. This information is not represented in this revision but will be reflected in a revision of the amended legislation if one is available.

Where legislation or a fragment of legislation is referred to in annotations, changes to this legislation or fragment may not be reflected in this revision but will be reflected in a revision of the legislation referred to if one is available.

A list of legislative changes to any Act, and to statutory instruments from 1996, may be found linked from the page of the Act or statutory instrument at

www.irishstatutebook.ie.

Acts which affect or previously affected this revision

Residential Tenancies (Amendment) Act 2015 (42/2015)

Local Government Reform Act 2014 (1/2014)

Finance (Local Property Tax) Act 2012 (52/2012)

Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2012 (17/2012)

All Acts up to and including Misuse of Drugs (Supervised Injecting Facilities) Act 2017 (7/2017), enacted 16 May 2017, were considered in the preparation of this revision.

Statutory instruments which affect or previously affected this revision

Local Government (Household Charge) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 342 of 2013)

Local Government (Household Charge) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 273 of 2013)

Local Government (Household Charge) (Prescribed Person) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 512 of 2012)

Local Government (Household Charge) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 119 of 2012)

Local Government (Household Charge) (Amendment) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 81 of 2012)

Local Government (Household Charge) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 1 of 2012)

All statutory instruments up to and including Patent (Amendment) Rules 2017 (S.I. No. 206 of 2017), made 19 May 2017, were considered in the preparation of this revision.


Number 36 of 2011


LOCAL GOVERNMENT (HOUSEHOLD CHARGE) ACT 2011

REVISED

Updated to 16 May 2017



Acts Referred to

Bankruptcy Act 1988

1988, No. 27

Building Control Acts 1990 and 2007

Capital Acquisitions Tax Consolidation Act 2003

2003, No. 1

Capital Gains Tax Acts

Companies Act 1963

1963, No. 33

Companies Acts

Electricity (Supply) Act 1927

1927, No. 27

Finance Act 2001

2001, No. 7

Housing (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1992

1992, No. 18

Interpretation Act 2005

2005, No. 23

Local Government (Charges) Act 2009

2009, No. 30

Local Government (Financial Provisions) Act 1978

1978, No. 35

Local Government (Sanitary Services) Act 1964

1964, No. 29

Local Government Act 1998

1998, No. 16

Local Government Act 2001

2001, No. 37

National Asset Management Agency Act 2009

2009, No. 34

Petty Sessions (Ireland) Act 1851

14 & 15 Vict., c. 93

Residential Tenancies Act 2004

2004, No. 27

Social Welfare (Consolidation) Act 2005

2005, No. 26

Stamp Duties Consolidation Act 1999

1999, No. 31

Tax Acts

Taxes Consolidation Act 1997

1997, No. 39

Value-Added Tax Consolidation Act 2010

2010, No. 31


Number 36 of 2011


LOCAL GOVERNMENT (HOUSEHOLD CHARGE) ACT 2011

REVISED

Updated to 16 May 2017


AN ACT TO REQUIRE THE OWNERS OF CERTAIN RESIDENTIAL PROPERTIES TO PAY AN ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD CHARGE IN RESPECT OF EACH SUCH PROPERTY TO THE LOCAL AUTHORITY IN WHOSE FUNCTIONAL AREA THE RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY IS SITUATED; TO REQUIRE THE FURNISHING OF INFORMATION RELATING TO EACH SUCH PROPERTY TO ENABLE THE PREPARATION OF A DATABASE OF RESIDENTIAL PROPERTIES IN THE STATE; TO AMEND THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT 1998; TO AMEND THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT (CHARGES) ACT 2009; AND TO PROVIDE FOR RELATED MATTERS.

[19 th December, 2011]

BE IT ENACTED BY THE OIREACHTAS AS FOLLOWS:

Annotations:

Modifications (not altering text):

C1

Provision for Act to be repealed by ministerial order made (30.01.2014) by Local Government Reform Act 2014 (1/2014), s. 73(3)(b), S.I. No. 38 of 2014.

Repeals relevant to Part 12

73. — ...

(3) The provisions of the Local Government (Household Charge) Act 2011 are repealed as follows:

(a) upon the passing of this Act in respect of section 10(4);

(b) other than in respect of section 10(4), on such day or days as the Minister may, by order or orders, appoint either generally or with reference to any particular purpose or provision and different days may be so appointed for different purposes and different provisions.

Editorial Notes:

E1

Activity undertaken to collect household charge or late payment of fees validated (30.01.2014) by Local Government Reform Act 2014 (1/2014), s. 78, S.I. No. 38 of 2014.