Tag Archives: Household charge

The Household Charge – Don’t think that Shinnerism will pay your bill. It won’t!

As of Friday 24 August, over 1 million households have registered for
payment of the household charge. In addition, almost 6,000 postal
applications have been received in the household charge bureau, which
have yet to be processed. This equates to a compliance rate nationally
of circa 63%.

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Big Phil Says – now read on (to paraphrase the last Con)

Some weeks ago I decided to suspend between five to 15 per-cent of
monies owed to local authorities in the third quarter.

Pending an improved performance in the collection of the Household
Charge, some local authorities have sought to interpret this decision
as a cut in spending, rather than a suspension of funding.

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