Thursday, 30 May 2013

Questions (188)

John Deasy

Question:

188. Deputy John Deasy asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government the amount of commercial rates outstanding for each rateable local authority; the timeframe that the rates owed in each of these rateable local authorities have been in arrears for periods of more than one year, two years, five years and longer; and the amount that has been written off over the past five years. [26481/13]

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Written answers (Question to Environment)

2010 is the latest year for which audited local authority Annual Financial Statement data is available. Detailed information in relation to the value of commercial rates outstanding to local authorities for 2010 and the amount that was written off in the five years up to 2010, sourced from audited Annual Financial Statements, is set out in the table. Information on the periods of time that ratepayers have been in arrears is not available in my Department.

Rates Outstanding (€)

Authority Name

2010

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

Carlow

1,973,035

4,247

48,659

63,701

84,558

65,201

Cavan

2,391,924

95,267

106,716

78,828

150,332

767,529

Clare

7,766,009

343,619

301,577

419,856

396,538

205,650

Cork

19,219,960

2,907,572

3,279,302

3,868,254

5,041,167

6,672,558

Donegal

8,978,984

2,011,539

2,137,878

2,302,580

1,363,280

2,492,414

Fingal

21,013,241

652,705

886,521

1,364,689

2,141,388

3,757,096

Dun Laoghaire / Rathdown

19,242,061

0

1,464,053

1,161,247

1,712,032

3,325,110

Galway

5,067,072

1,746,905

1,951,482

2,636,068

2,727,353

4,043,523

Kerry

3,684,073

1,628,376

2,050,403

1,719,763

2,362,878

2,368,421

Kildare

8,422,162

0

0

0

0

0

Kilkenny

1,401,179

507,459

498,011

1,013,476

1,237,416

1,699,530

Laois

1,916,639

158,592

119,570

172,267

271,481

659,583

Leitrim

1,033,781

250,336

339,461

439,741

545,554

696,734

Limerick

2,614,285

1,577,716

1,720,067

1,948,681

2,644,874

4,028,917

Longford

624,804

278,783

272,432

410,706

204,541

117,420

Louth

2,877,506

519,162

617,097

654,051

756,462

946,116

Mayo

2,114,317

1,370,803

1,438,372

1,649,093

2,484,383

2,533,929

Meath

2,998,706

0

0

0

0

0

Monaghan

1,458,576

290,748

211,786

274,444

602,947

1,022,223

North Tipperary

1,020,703

38,921

44,232

77,122

188,260

316,956

Offaly

516,184

689,566

395,289

567,400

803,689

937,826

Roscommon

2,340,196

26,299

31,383

751,669

1,563,232

1,688,361

Sligo

1,085,081

386,217

176,004

283,838

579,355

671,143

South Dublin

27,360,624

2,453,856

2,192,432

-188,700

1,687,009

3,012,133

South Tipperary

966,969

72,961

3,716

2,380

1,760

24,720

Waterford

2,078,117

364,132

509,005

383,252

408,964

530,506

Westmeath

1,405,350

34,301

66,805

1,480

236,607

178,733

Wexford

4,630,691

532,622

606,820

509,989

660,644

398,791

Wicklow

4,123,984

408,539

579,045

1,260,842

1,464,190

1,730,389

Cork

12,864,927

216,922

188,362

313,373

1,852,616

3,483,443

Dublin

63,446,842

19,900,844

17,718,465

5,616,183

6,247,794

9,035,651

Galway

14,502,756

1,358,281

1,500,777

2,627,132

2,435,131

4,664,801

Limerick

14,349,874

2,454,506

2,742,128

2,079,954

1,823,528

2,676,147

Waterford

2,784,426

116,822

89,214

143,235

189,950

192,323

Clonmel

1,047,678

32,531

0

0

47,189

38,886

Drogheda

3,484,434

368,612

952,938

928,391

2,149,886

2,517,366

Kilkenny

1,575,708

148,418

234,328

457,958

555,533

838,460

Sligo

2,697,570

745,744

1,322,193

661,977

890,046

1,127,339

Wexford

3,317,643

292,330

303,771

209,381

467,995

714,075

Arklow

1,989,988

87,576

258,683

413,109

520,877

638,080

Athlone

1,066,455

0

14,374

0

0

99,142

Athy

376,238

0

0

0

0

0

Ballina

679,060

479,587

554,858

525,779

729,526

851,891

Ballinasloe

368,680

234,974

272,079

321,894

324,172

437,460

Birr

314,570

197,494

205,713

270,109

233,453

0

Bray

2,079,907

467,251

541,561

734,883

704,429

369,999

Buncrana

787,813

359,229

282,927

282,303

762,828

569,131

Bundoran

423,118

30,008

36,039

54,630

87,232

76,240

Carlow

1,741,387

62,202

58,618

161,463

110,825

116,322

Carrick on Suir

291,231

69,100

14,523

3,253

4,606

0

Carrickmacross

338,964

44,482

36,121

51,037

88,280

78,791

Cashel

98,900

0

0

0

0

0

Castlebar

731,267

374,745

424,300

537,165

682,085

800,826

Castleblayney

536,426

78,488

90,093

150,298

133,134

143,966

Cavan

704,417

85,465

259,398

213,192

300,985

271,722

Clonakility

322,179

20,874

12,773

12,343

52,862

159,339

Clones

222,016

113,373

65,752

51,175

128,492

121,380

Cobh

250,676

88,714

64,784

125,741

146,664

303,998

Dundalk

7,382,613

816,465

874,504

409,189

966,133

1,831,808

Dungarvan

2,084,189

372,368

434,906

276,356

311,792

478,296

Ennis

1,754,132

263,553

339,577

540,437

591,822

528,930

Enniscorthy

535,799

10,588

11,661

51,780

58,316

131,649

Fermoy

116,267

112,936

102,313

138,402

204,826

224,882

Kells

90,986

0

0

0

0

0

Killarney

2,880,804

759,775

715,466

654,326

833,203

918,274

Kilrush

186,646

16,304

4,793

1,970

7,777

12,820

Kinsale

479,229

19,041

15,216

51,171

14,472

309,488

Letterkenny

3,835,422

147,578

154,583

347,679

388,328

869,900

Listowel

242,301

96,957

103,557

217,702

209,707

244,837

Longford

914,715

117,150

339,919

339,023

591,740

526,848

Macroom

156,528

34,395

4,899

5,855

51,661

191,450

Mallow

498,038

54,023

56,559

135,168

171,242

246,973

dleton

356,423

42,296

94,332

80,524

108,601

159,674

Monaghan

781,009

234,785

308,221

299,864

538,040

566,891

Naas

1,477,192

27,490

5,473

886

0

3,828

Navan

1,147,224

0

0

0

331,598

996,615

Nenagh

529,237

310,078

177,348

247,242

377,330

386,733

New Ross

335,005

0

24,976

12,565

8,065

93,602

Skibbereen

238,477

89,479

118,618

133,064

161,644

168,981

Templemore

68,147

7,002

5,925

14,354

16,509

39,623

Thurles

610,362

92,734

121,320

215,490

344,008

409,940

Tipperary

123,768

0

1,278

0

0

39,348

Tralee

1,821,045

974,664

982,956

1,179,870

2,912,370

2,696,114

Trim

360,297

0

0

0

0

0

Tullamore

1,184,004

346,570

543,070

855,628

736,996

701,140

Westport

328,554

89,385

164,327

121,984

149,391

282,849

Wicklow

454,121

207,178

191,001

230,205

291,953

256,035

Youghal

265,473

178,204

182,887

440,598

339,981

321,338