Notice of the county rate having been made
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:49:00 BST
COMHAIRLE CHONTAE NA GAILLIMHE
County Health District of Galway
NOTICE OF COUNTY RATES HAVING BEEN MADE.
NOTICE is hereby given that County Rates have duly been made on property rateable thereto in the above named District.
The Annual Rate on Valuation for the ordinary expenditure of the County Health District for the Service of the year ending 31st December, 2017 is as follows:
Annual rate on Valuation 66.59
Notice is hereby given that in accordance with Section 29 of the Local Government Reform Act 2014 the Base Year Adjustment have been applied for the local financial year ending on the 31st day of December 2017 as follows:
Base Year Adjustment (BYA)
Column 1 Column 2
Former Ballinasloe Town Council Rating Area -8.59
The Base Year Adjustment (BYA) in column 2 of the above table, calculated by reference to the Annual Rate on Valuation adopted by Galway County Council at the statutory budget meeting of 1st December 2016, have been applied as a discount to rate bills to be issued to rate payers in the area specified in Colum 1 of the table above.
The said rates will be collected with the above General Rate and will be payable from and after the publication of this notice.
The Rate Books are now in my custody and may be inspected by any person affected thereby at Galway County Council, County Hall, Prospect Hill, Galway between the office hours of 10am and 4pm daily.
Under Section 7(1) of the Local Government (Financial Provisions) Act, 1978 any person who is aggrieved at the failure of the 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 2 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 date of the making of the rate, apply to the District Court to have the appropriate allowance made.
The above rates were made on February 22nd 2017. Any request in respect of them under Section 7(1) of the Local Government (Financial Provisions) Act 1978 must therefore be made to this Council not later than April 22nd 2017. Any application to the District Court under the same provision must be made not later than June 22nd 2017.
Dated this 22nd February 2017.
Ger Mullarkey, Head of Finance.