Donegal County Council to review development charge

Donegal County Council is looking at reducing the development charge for new 'one off houses' by as much as half.

Councillor Seamus O'Domhnaill has raised the issue stating that with the Local Property Tax, Septic tank charges and road tax the Development Charge at its current rate is unjustifiable.

He has welcomed a council commitment to significantly reduce the 6,500 euro charge.

Seamus O'DomhnaillCouncillor O'Domhnaill believes that this could be the difference between someone being able to build their own house and not.....