Privacy Notice - Rates

Your information is collected to process monies due to Louth County Council in respect of rates. The legal basis is provided for under the Poor Relief (Ireland ) Act 1838 – Local Government Reform Act 2014. The information may be shared with:

  • Valuation Office – to facilitate the valuation of your premises
  • Business Improvement District ( BID ) – where the rating is within the BID parameters for the County
  • Relevant Bank – to facilitate a direct debit payment
  • Solicitors – legal requests re sale/ debt recovery etc
  • Trusted third parties who perform services for us, including receivers, liquidators etc
  • Statutory, regulatory and law enforcement authorities, as required by law

Your information is retained for 7 years after you cease to be an occupier liable to pay rates unless there is ongoing debt collection proceedings in which case your information will be kept until the monies owing are paid.

Louth County Council Privacy Statement is available at: 

Louth County CouncilLouth County Council
Rates OfficeRates Office
County hallFair Street
DundalkDrogheda
Co LouthCo Louth
A91 KFW6A92 P440

Office opening hours: 09.00 to 17.00

Tel: Lo-call 1890 202303
Fax: +353 42 9334549
Email: accountsreceivable@louthcoco.ie

Please have your customer account number available when making contact.