Standing Charge

(per annum)

TypePrice € 
1st Meter (Water In): €105
2nd and subsequent meters (Water In): €20
1st Meter (Waste Water): €88

Volumetric Charges

TypePrice € 
Water Supply m3: €1.10
Wastewater Services m3: €0.83
Combined m3: €1.93

Domestic Allowance

(per annum)


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

Unmetered Charges

Premises typeWater chargesWastewater charges
Charity Shops, Voluntary Groups, Community Centres, Churches, Small Shops, Offices, Dispensaries, Dentists, Doctors €105 €105
Hairdressers, Beauticians, Café/Bistro, Funeral Homes €235  
Bakeries, Takeaways, Garages, Warehouses & Small Industries, Self Catering Apartments & Houses, Guesthouses (Registered Failte Ireland), Town/Farm/Country Home (Registered & non-registered), B&Bs, Restaurants €413  
Valuation €80.00 - €99.99 €1,124  
Guesthouses <5 bedrooms, Café/Bistro, Hairdressers, Self Catering House, Apartments & Holiday Homes per unit, Beauticians, Takeaways, Restaurants, Funeral Homes   €235
Large Commercial Premises, Garages, Warehouses, Workshops, Industrial Premises   €326
Dairies (B.O.D)   €1,000


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 your bill page for details.

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