These charges were previously included by Local Authorities in their levies/fees structures up until 31 December 2013. With the approval of the Commission for Energy Regulation (CER), Irish Water has been applying these Interim Connection Charges in the form of:
These fees are the equivalent of:
The previous Local Authority Connection Fee is now called a Works Fee and the previous Local Authority Development Levy (for water or wastewater connections) is now called an Infrastructure Fee.
Please contact your Local Authority for information on connection charges.