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.
Power pursuant to section exercised (27.08.2013) by Local Government (Household Charge) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 342 of 2013).
Power pursuant to section exercised (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.
A class C fine means a fine not greater than €2,500 as provided (4.01.2011) by Fines Act 2010 (8/2010), ss. 3, 6(1), S.I. No. 662 of 2010.