Notice is hereby given that the City and County Rate has been duly made on the rateable properties in Waterford City and County.
- The Annual Rate on Valuation for the Ordinary Expenditure for Waterford City and County Council for services for the year ending 31st December 2023 is €0.2863.
The Rate Book is now in my custody and may be inspected by any person affected thereby at the Offices of Waterford City and County Council, Customer Care Office, Baileys New Street, Waterford and in the Customer Care Office, Dungarvan, Co. Waterford between the hours of 9.30 a.m. and 3.30 p.m. by appointment only. The said rates will be payable from and after the publication of this notice.
Under Section 7(1) of the Local Government (Financial Provisions) Act 1978, any person who is aggrieved at the failure of a rating authority to make them an allowance under the Act or who believes that they are entitled to a different allowance to that made, may within two months of the date of the making of the rate, request the rating authority in writing to grant the appropriate allowance. In case the request is not complied with within 28 days the person may, within four months of the date of the making of the rate, apply to the District Court to have the appropriate allowance made.
The above rate was made on the 25th of January 2023. Any request in respect of an allowance under Section 7(1) of the Local Government (Financial Provisions) Act 1978, must therefore be made to Waterford City and County Council not later than the 25th of March 2023. Any application to the District Court under the same provisions must be made not later than the 25th of May 2023.
Dated this 31st Day of January 2023
Bernard Pollard, Head of Finance