|26th February 2018||Notices Issuing to Occupiers of rateable properties|
|6th April 2018||Deadline for Occupiers to submit valuation by post|
|16th April 2018||Deadline for Occupiers to submit valuation online|
|12th July 2018||Certificates of “Proposed Valuation” issuing|
|12th July – 20th August 2018||Period for Occupiers to make Representations to the Valuation Office|
|12th October 2018||Final Certificates Issuing|
|26th October 2018||Valuation List Published|
|31st October 2018||Date on which new valuations take effect for rates purposes (in advance of Laois County Council’s budgetary meeting for 2019)|
What happens next? (July 2018)
Under section 26 of the Valuation Act, 2001 as amended by section 11 of the Valuation (Amendment) Act 2015, Proposed Valuation Certificates will issue to occupiers of relevant rateable properties in the rating authority areas of Laois County Council on 12th July 2018.
A ratepayer who is dissatisfied with any of the particulars contained in his or her Proposed Valuation Certificate may, within 40 days of the date of the issue of that Proposed Valuation Certificate, make representations to the Valuation Office as detailed in the explanatory letter issued with their Proposed Valuation Certificate.
The information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used by the Valuation Office for the purposes of the valuation process only.
‘Walk In’ Clinics
The Valuation Office will also be holding walk in clinics, to answer any queries ratepayers may have, at the offices of Laois County Council offices, Áras an Chontae, JFL Avenue, Portlaoise, Co. Laois on the 23rd and 31st July as well as the 13th and 14th August from 9.30am until 5.00pm.
Ratepayers are welcome to attend the clinic on one of these dates and meet Valuation Office officials. No appointment is necessary.
Laois Revaluation Now Under Way (December 2017)