Standing Charge

(per annum)

Meter SizePrice €
Meter Size <25mm €110
Meter Size >=25 and <=75mm €170
Meter Size >75mm €260

Volumetric Charges

TypePrice €
Water Supply m3: €1.10
Wastewater Services m3: €1.41
Combined m3: €2.51

Domestic Allowance

(per annum)


 This is the standard domestic allowance for mixed use premises in your Local Authority area. Business changes apply to the water you use over and above the domestic allowance.


Unmetered Charges

PremisesWater chargesWastewater chargesCombined
Bed and Breakfast Accommodation, Crèches, Churches, Community Halls, Libraries, Bakeries, Factories, Filling Stations, Fuel Depots, Garages, Health Centres, Heritage Centres, Offices, Shops General, Stores, Surgeries, Garda Stations, Telephone Exchanges, Warehouses, Workshops, Beauty Salons, Barbers, Agricultural connection up to 25 acres, Coffee Shops. €139 €69 €208
Children Activity Centres, Banks, Credit Unions, Hair Salons, Fast Food Premises (Take Away – No Seating), Agricultural connection 26 – 50 acres, Butchers (with no abattoir facilities). €279 €145 €424
Agricultural Connections over 50 acres, Garden Centres, Livestock Marts. €420 €220 €640
Abattoirs, Chicken Houses, Fish Farms, Golf Clubs, Launderettes, Mushroom Houses, Piggeries, Public Houses, Restaurants (including Fast Food Outlets – Seated), GAA Grounds, Soccer Grounds, Rugby Grounds. €558 €295 €853
Car Wash, Caravan Parks, Supermarkets. €700 €370 €1,070
Hospitals, Hotels, Nursing Homes. €1,000 €520 €1,520
Non-fee paying and fee-paying schools. €4.00 per year per pupil enrolled - -

Irish Water's prices are based on the information provided by your Local Authority and are effective from 1st January 2014. Irish Water has made every effort to ensure that prices were correct at time of publishing.

Payment Types

We offer a range of payment options. Visit our Paying a Bill page for details. 

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