Category Archives: Council Business

Waterford launches Shop Waterford Support Local campaign

As retailers and business owners across Waterford City and County begin to prepare for the reopening of the City and Town Centres a new Shop Waterford Support Local campaign is being launched. The campaign, supported by business owners from Waterford … Continue reading

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Waterford Business Supports Hub is Launched

Council and Partners launch Waterford Business Supports Hub As part of the ongoing collaboration between Waterford City and County  Council, Waterford Chamber, Dungarvan and West Waterford Chamber, Waterford Business Group, Waterford Local Enterprise Office and Enterprise Ireland, a new web … Continue reading

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Clarification on the operation of Planning System during COVID-19 Emergency

CONTINUITY OF PLANNING SERVICES Despite the current COVID 19 emergency, Waterford City & County Council continues to provide a range of planning services including the processing and determining of planning applications, as well as associated public submissions/observations. To enable the … Continue reading

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Clarification on the operation of Planning System during COVID-19 Emergency

CONTINUITY OF PLANNING SERVICES Despite the current COVID 19 emergency, Waterford City & County Council continues to provide a range of planning services including the processing and determining of planning applications, as well as associated public submissions/observations. To enable the … Continue reading

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Waterford City & County Council announces new COVID-19 measures

In response to the Taoiseach’s announcement of Friday 27th March, Waterford City and County Council have implemented the following measures: With immediate effect from Monday 30th March 2020, all City and County Council offices are closed to members of the … Continue reading

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Service Update: Rent Supplement

The DHPLG advised on Friday afternoon last, that rent supplement is available to those in rented accommodation,  whose income has been affected by COVID19, and who therefore cannot provide for the cost of their accommodation from their own resources. Persons … Continue reading

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Service Update: Deferring of Commercial Rates

Waterford City and County Council have agreed to defer commercial rates payments from businesses that have been most immediately impacted by the COVID 19 crisis, until the end of May. These businesses are primarily in specific segments of the retail … Continue reading

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Waterford City & County Council statement on rents for Council tenants

Calculation of rent changes Council tenants’ rents are calculated with reference to the household’s income. If a tenant’s household income falls due to household members having become unemployed in recent days due to COVID-19, they should notify our rents section … Continue reading

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Council urges citizens to use Online Services where possible

ONLINE SERVICES We are urging our customers to please conduct your business online if at all possible. We accept traffic fines, housing rent, housing loans, fire charges, RAS and commercial rates payments online at: http://ow.ly/llcY30qpx9M You can also free receive alerts … Continue reading

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