Category: Ennis

Septic Tank Registration and Inspections

All owners of domestic wastewater treatment systems in Ireland (including septic tanks) will be required to register their systems with their water services authority.  There will be a  registration fee, which will be set at €5 for the first three months of the registration period and €50 thereafter, It is not yet possible to register. 

Unfinished Estates County Clare

This is the list of Category 3  and 4 Unfinished estates in County Clare  that are to be granted a waiver from the €100 Euro Household Charge in 2012. All Owners of homes on this list will still need to register and claim the waiver on the website. Estates Granted a Waiver Aisling Shanvogh

Paying Household Charge at Council Offices

According to the Household Charge website – people who don’t want to register or pay online should be able to get registration forms and make payments at their local County Council or City Council offices. See more here about the new Household Charge which is payable by all home owners from Jan 2012. We did

Unfinished Ghost Estates and the Household Charge

We are still waiting for the list of unfinished estates that will be exempt from the 2012 Household Charge. The total number of estates is expected to be less than 1300. The Irish Independent seems to think it will be less than 300 estates. It is important to note – that even if your house

Tidiest Towns in Ireland 2011

Here is the list of the top 15 tidiest towns in Ireland for 2011 – showing the number of points awarded in the Tidy Towns competition Killarney, Co. Kerry 310 Emly, Co. Tipperary 309 Westport, Co. Mayo 309 Tallanstown, Co. Louth 308 Lismore, Co. Waterford 308 Kilkenny, Co. Kilkenny 308 Abbeyshrule, Co. Longford 307 Ennis,

Top 15 Most Populated Towns in Ireland

The total population of Ireland at the 2006 census was 4.24 Million Of those – 61% were living in towns or cities (2,574,313) and 39%  were living  in rural Ireland. (1,665,535) Top 15  Population Figures of Irish Towns and Cities 2006 Census 1. Greater Dublin  1,045,769  24.7% of the population. 2. Cork City  190,384 (4.49%)