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Notice of Deposit of Rates Having Been Made

Notice of Deposit of Rates Having Been Made for the

County of Kildare

Notice is hereby given that County Rates have been duly made on the property rateable thereto in the above named County Health District of Kildare. The Annual Rate on Valuation for the ordinary expenditure of the Council for the service of the financial year from 1 January 2012 to 31 December 2012 is €68.95.

The Annual Rate on Valuation for Town Charges is detailed below and the said Rates will be collected with the General Rate.


Town Charges

Name of Town                                                       Annual Rate on Valuation

Droichead Nua                                                                        €1.47

Leixlip                                                                                     €1.78


The Rate Books are now in the custody of the undersigned and may be inspected by any person affected thereby at the Office of the County Council, Áras Chill Dara, Devoy Park, Naas, Co. Kildare between the hours of 9.00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m., exclusive of Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays. The said Rates will be payable from and after the publication of this Notice.

Under Section 7 (1) of the Local Government (Financial Provisions) Act, 1978, any person who is aggrieved at the failure of a Rating Authority to make him an allowance under the Act or who believes that he is entitled to a different allowance to that made to him may, within two months of the date of making of the rate, request the Rating Authority, in writing, to grant the appropriate allowance. In case the request is not complied with, within 28 days, the person may within four (4) months of the date of the making of the rate, apply to the District Court to have the appropriate allowance made.

The above rates were made on 20 February 2012.

Any request in respect of them under Section 7 (1) of the Local Government (Financial Provisions) Act, 1978 must therefore be made to the Kildare County Council not later than 20 April 2012.

Any application to the District Court under the same provision must be made not later than 20 June 2012.

Signed this 20 February 2012.

Thomas Hunter McGowan

Head of Finance

Kildare County Council

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