Notice of Rates Having Been Made - County Health District of Kilkenny


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that rates have been duly made
on the property rateable in the County Health District of Kilkenny.

The Annual Rate on Valuation (formerly Rate in the Pound) for the ordinary expenditure
of the County Council for the service of the financial year ending 31st December 2009, is 52.31.

The Gross Revenue Expenditure is made up as follows:

Programme Group
1. Housing & Building10,979,600
2. Road Transport & Safety18,643,900
3. Water Services13,507,500
4. Development Management 6,759,100
5. Environmental Services10,728,000
6. Recreation & Amenity4,322,900
7. Agriculture & Education,Health & Welfare7,665,200
8. Miscellaneous Services3,923,700

Rates will not be levied on Domestic property, on the residential portion of
business premises and on secondary schools, bona fide Community Halls and
on farm out-buildings.

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 that 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 the
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 4 months of the making of the rate apply to the District
Court to have the appropriate allowance made. The above rates were made on
the 20th February 2009. Any request in respect of them under Section 7 (1) of the
Local Government (Financial Provisions) Act, 1978, must therefore be made not
later than 20th April 2009. Any application to the District Court under the same
provision must be made not later than 20th June 2009.

The Rate Books are now in my custody and may be inspected by any person
affected thereby at the Offices of Kilkenny County Council between the hours of
10 a.m. and 4 p.m. exclusive of Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays. The said
Rates will be payable from and after the publication of this Notice.

Dated this 20th February 2009.

J. Dempsey
Head of Finance
County Hall,
John Street


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