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#Local Authority Housing

# local-authority-housing - Monday 23 October, 2017

Poor social housing conditions fail to uphold tenants' human rights

The European Committee of Social Rights (ECSR) found that the state was in breach of the European Social Charter.

# local-authority-housing - Friday 6 May, 2016

Only 75 local authority houses were built in 2015 - the worst year on record

Last November, Alan Kelly vowed there would 200 council houses built by the end of the year.

# local-authority-housing - Thursday 20 November, 2014

Council tenants could have water charges taken from their rent by local authorities

One TD says it means councils will be “doing the dirty work” of Irish Water.

# local-authority-housing - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

Pyrite homes, disabled accommodation to receive Property Tax exemption

The moves are outlined in a Bill published this afternoon which amends the Property Tax scheme before it begins in July.

# local-authority-housing - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Traveller couple refused housing reaches settlement with local authority

The 17-year-old married couple will now have their housing application approved and backdated.