Covid Rates Waiver

On 12 October a targeted commercial rates waiver to support certain sectors was agreed by Government, for the final quarter of 2021. An extension of this waiver for a further period of three months, for the first quarter of 2022, has been agreed by Government.

The extended waiver will take the form of a credit in lieu of rates. The terms and conditions relating to eligibility and administration of the extended waiver remain the same as those outlined in Circular Fin 20/2021 “Targeted Commercial Rates Waiver Final Quarter 2021”. A 100% waiver will be applied to eligible properties, for a further three-month period from 1st January to 31st March 2022.