The Department of Housing. Local Government and Heritage have announced a targeted Commercial Rates Waiver for the first quarter of 2022.
The waiver will apply to eligible businesses from January to March 2022,and will take the form of a credit to be applied to accounts in lieu of payment.
The broad categories of businesses the waiver will be applied to are as follows
• Hospitality, including restaurants and cafes
• Miscellaneous Entertainment, and
• Certain tourism related categories.
A detailed list of eligible property categories is attached.
An application process is not required. Credits will be applied automatically to eligible accounts once the 2022 rate demands have issued.