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You can pay your Waste Charges by the following methods:

Pay Waste Charges Online

  • Laser/Credit Card:  Pay Waste Charges Online 
  • Post   
    Cheques and postal orders, made payable to Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council and crossed “A/c Payee only” should be returned to Waste Charges, Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council, County Hall, Marine Road, Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin.

NB - Please quote your account no. on the reverse of the cheque/postal order.

Cash is not accepted at the Council's offices in County Hall or Dundrum. Also, cash should not be sent through the post.

  • Instalment 
    By instalments – please telephone (01) 205 4747 and a staff member will help you organise payments by instalments to be paid by Standing Order or through the Post Office.

Please allow 10 working days for payments to be receipted to your account.  Please note that receipts will only issue on request. 



The Council ceased providing a waste collection service in 2010.  Residents in the Dun Laoghaire Rathdown administrative area are now responsible for making their own arrangements to dispose of refuse by engaging the services of a permitted private refuse collecgtor and/or using the recycling and disposal facilities provided by the Council at bottle banks, Ballyogan Recycling Park, Ballyogan Road, Dublin 18 and at Eden Park, Glasthule,  and Shanganagh Recycling Centres.

Yes. We provide recycling facilities at bottle banks, and also at Ballyogan Recycling Park, Ballyogan Road, Dublin 18,   Eden Park, Glasthule and Shanganagh recycling centres.

Return them to Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council (Waste Charges, Finance and Risk Management Department), County Hall, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin for a refund

The Council will actively pursue all outstanding balances. Unpaid balances will remain due and payable to the Council.  In the event of any future payment being made to you by the Council, the unpaid balance may be offset against the payment.

If your account is in arrears and you do not already have an agreement with the Council, please contact any member of the Waste Charges team at telephone (01) 205 4747 or e-mail charges@dlrcoco.ie to clear arrears or to set up a formal agreement to pay the arrears by instalment.

Account Queries can be directed to the Council’s Waste Charges section on (01) 205 4747. Or by e-mail to charges@dlrcoco.ie.