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 Non Principal Private Residence (NPPR)

The Local Government (Charges) Act 2009, as amended by the Local Government (Household Charge) Act 2011, introduced a €200 annual charge in respect of all residential property not used as the owner's sole or main residence. The NPPR charge applies for the years 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 only.

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Certification of Exemption

Certificate of Exemption is applicable if the property was your Principal Private Residence - PPR.

To apply for a Certificate of Exemption fill in the Statutory Declaration Form (Below) and return to Cork City Council. Proof of residency is also required in the form of utility bills (copies of P60's, Gas, ESB or bank statements etc) for each year required. You can scan and email the documents if you wish to 

Please note that correspondence regarding mortgage or house insurance are not accepted as proof of residence by this office. 

Certificate of Discharge

The issue of a Certificate of Discharge requires all NPPR payments to be fully paid. 

Payment Options

Pay online online at using your credit/debit card.

Set up an account online at and forward payment (cheque/bank draft/ postal order only made payable to 'NPPR') to NPPR, PO Box 11654, Dublin 8.

Alternatively complete a New Customer/ Existing Customer form (see below) and forward same accompanied by payment in the form of cheque, bank draft, postal order made payable to 'NPPR' to NPPR, PO Box 11654, Dublin 8. 

Please note: Payments should be made payable to the NPPR, cheques made out to Cork City council will not be accepted. 


Form - New Customer Registration Form

Form - Existing Customer

Form - Additional Properties

Form - Statutory Declaration