Reports of fake collectors asking people to pay household charge

People are being warned to be on the lookout after reports of people claiming to be from the Council trying to collect the household charge.

There has been a number of reports today of people going round door to door in the Glengad and Buncrana areas pretending to be from the local authority.

Donegal County Council have confirmed no-one has been authorised to collect the household charge on its behalf.

Sinn Fein Cllr Mick Quinn says if people notice anything suspicious, they should contact the Gardai immediately.....