Category: Fermoy

Water Charges in Ireland

Water Charges are on the way with the first bills due in January 2015.  The rates and allowances that will be used for billing have been published and you can find out how much you can expect to be charged for water here – Irish Water Charges  

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. 

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

Top Ten Cleanest Places in Ireland June 2008

 A Litter League of all towns with more than 6000 population in Ireland had the 1st round of results published today. The top 10 towns were 1 Ennis 2 Greystones 3 Fermoy 4 Portlaoise 5 Howth 6 Dungarvan 7 Dundalk 8 Letterkenny 9 Thurles 10 Clonmel The litter figures are produced by ” Irish Business

Dirty Old Towns…

Most of the date used on this site is from the Census – but a recent interesting  litter survey was published on all towns in Ireland with more than 6000 population. The littering survey ranked the 50 towns in order of cleanest first, The full table is shown below (From the Irish Business Against Litter). Sligo came