15% say they won't pay household charge, according to Red C poll

15% say they won't pay household charge, according to Red C poll

15% of people polled said they won't be paying the €100 household charge

Fifteen percent of people say they will not pay the controversial household charge, according to a newly released poll.

The Red C poll, carried out for Paddy Power, also found that 24% of homeowners do not know whether they are liable for the €100 charge.

So far, more than 30,000 homeowners are reported to have paid the charge, which came into force on January 1st. Up to 1.6 million householders are required to register their property for the charge by March 31st.

However, with 15% saying they won’t pay, a further 19% said they do not have to.

Meanwhile, 42% say they are due to pay it and intend doing so.

People can register for the household charge at www.householdcharge.ie

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  1. Brendan at 10:31 am

    Again more Spin that 42% of the public intend paying the household charges,more like 42% wont be paying.

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