Make a payment for Household Charge arrears

What is the Local Property Tax (LPT) service?

LPT is an annual self-assessed tax charged on the market value of all residential properties in Ireland. This service allows you to file and, or pay your LPT and to manage any Household Charge arrears online.

Who is the Local Property Tax service for?

This service is suitable for you if you:

  • own a residential property in Ireland that is in arrears on the Household Charge
  • are an agent or individual acting on behalf of the owner of a property that is in arrears on the Household Charge. 

Information needed to make a payment for Household Charge arrears

  • the liable person's Personal Public Service Number (PPSN) or tax reference number
  • the unique property ID
  • the secure PIN[1].

How to access the Local Property Tax service

If you are accessing this service via LPT online, the service is available by following these steps:

  • enter your PPSN, property ID and property PIN and click 'Login'
  • on the home screen ensure that you have selected 'Household Charge arrears' from the 'Review your Records' dropdown menu
  • click 'Setup Payment Method' 
  • input all payment details and click 'Continue'
  • review the details to be submitted and click 'Submit Details'.

If you are accessing this service via myAccount, the service is available by following these steps:

  • Click 'Local Property Tax (LPT)' on the 'Property Services' card.
  • On the home screen, ensure that you have selected 'Household Charge arrears' from the 'Review another year' dropdown menu.
  • Click 'Setup Payment Method'.
  • Input all payment details and click 'Continue'.
  • Review the details to be submitted and click 'Submit Details'. 

If you are accessing this service via ROS, the service is available by following these steps:

  • Click on the 'View Property List' button in the Local Property Tax card.
  • Click on the 'Property ID'.
  • On the home screen ensure that you have selected 'Household Charge arrears' from the 'Review your Records' dropdown menu.
  • Click 'Setup Payment Method'.
  • Input all payment details and click 'Continue'.
  • Review the details to be submitted and click 'Submit Details'.

[1] The property ID/PIN will have been issued to the address on file for the liable persons PPSN or tax reference number.