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Motor tax payments used to fund Irish Water

Motor tax payments used to fund Irish Water

Two-thirds of funding being given to Irish Water this year by the Government came from motor tax payments, the Dáil spending watchdog heard earlier this week. A subvention payment of €439m made to the semi-State utility company last year was being drawn from what is…
SCSI reminder about new rental accommodation standards

SCSI reminder about new rental accommodation standards

The Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland has reminded tenants and landlords about the new residential rental accommodation standards which effectively ban shared bathrooms and landlord-controlled heating systems from today, Friday February 1st. The SCSI said the four year graced period pertaining to certain provisions in…