Local Government (Household Charge) Act 2011


Provision of information in relation to residential property.

6.— (1) The owner of a residential property who, on a liability date, is liable to pay a household charge to a relevant local authority, or is entitled to a waiver from payment of a household charge under subsection (4) of section 4 , in respect of the year in which that liability date falls, shall, before the expiration of such period as may be prescribed, make and provide to that local authority a statement in writing containing such information relating to the residential property concerned as may be prescribed for the purpose of enabling the Minister to prepare and maintain a database of residential properties in the State containing details of accommodation, facilities and services available in respect of such properties.

(2) A statement under this section shall be in such form as may be prescribed.

(3) A person who contravenes subsection (1) or (2) shall be guilty of an offence and shall be liable on summary conviction to a class C fine.


Editorial Notes:


Power pursuant to section exercised

• (27.08.2013) by Local Government (Household Charge) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 342 of 2013).

• (22.07.2013) by Local Government (Household Charge) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 273 of 2013).


Information to be provided to relevant local authority prescribed (5.01.2012) by Local Government (Household Charge) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 1 of 2012), reg. 5.