20 March 2020 – Deferred local authority rates on businesses

This item is sourced from COVID-19 Policy Watch co-ordinated by Policy. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Type of Intervention: Business support
Sectors Involved:
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: The Irish Government agreed with local authorities that commercial rates would be deferred for three months for businesses most immediately impacted by COVID-19, such as businesses in the retail, hospitality, leisure and childcare sectors.
Full details here: https://www.gov.ie/en/press-release/b45a35-support-for-businesses-impacted-by-covid-19-through-commercial-rates/