Notice of deposit of rate book for inspection and of intention to make a rate

Offaly County Council Notice of deposit of rate book for inspection and of intention to make a rate

Notice is hereby given that Offaly County Council is about to make a county rate of the property rateable thereto in the county of Offaly.  The annual rate on valuation (ARV) for the ordinary expenditure of Offaly County Council for service of the year ending on 31st December, 2015 is €66.00.

In accordance with Section 29 of the Local Government Reform Act, 2014, the Base Year Adjustments are to be applied for the local financial year ending on the 31st December, 2015 in the following manner.

The Base Year Adjustments (BYA) in Column 2 of the table below, calculated by reference to the annual rate on valuation adopted by Offaly County Council at the statutory budget meeting of 17th November, 2014, shall be applied as a discount or levy (as the case may be) to rate bills to be issued to ratepayers in the specified areas identified in Column 1 of the table below.

Base Year Adjustment (BYA)
Column 1Column 2
Offaly County Council (including Edenderry Urban)-  €9.2342
Former Tullamore Town Council+  €0.2943
Former Birr Town Council+  €0.2276

The rate book is deposited for inspection by ratepayers in the offices of Offaly County Council, Áras an Chontae, Charleville Road, Tullamore and may be inspected between 10.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. and 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. during the next fourteen days excluding Saturdays, Sundays and bank holidays.

Declan Conlon

Head of Finance

Offaly County Council

18th March 2015