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The aim of Kilkenny County Council's Housing Department is:
To enable every household in County Kilkenny to have available an affordable dwelling of good quality, suited to its needs, in a good environment and insofar as possible at the tenure of its choice.
We have listed the full range of our services on this website. If you need further help, please do not hesitate to contact us
Our Housing Department is here to serve you - our customers. By following the objectives of our Customer Action Plan, we aim to give you a very high standard of service.
Housing General: 056 7794900
Housing Maintenance/Repair: 056 7794914
Housing Grants: 056 7794930
Housing Loans: 056 7794935
Fax: 056 7794980
9 am - 5 pm.
Closed Lunch Time 1 pm - 2 pm,
Monday to Friday.
Senior Executive Officer
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For those experiencing a reduction (or anticipate a reduction) in income from COVID-19, also open to Local Authority borrowers currently in ...
Kilkenny County Council Allocation Scheme setting out the order of priority for allocation of Social Housing supports
In light of the COVID-19 situation
Differential Rent scheme applying to all dwellings under the control of Kilkenny County Council. This scheme also applies to RAS and HAP te ...
Details of the Kilkenny County Council Rent Scheme 2020
Wednesday 11th April, 4 pm - 6.30 pm
This is the document that the Housing Department refer to when vacant houses are being allocated to housing applicants
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Detailed list of Housing department contacts
Repair and Leasing Scheme for Vacant Houses
Housing Department specific privacy and data protection information
The Incremental Purchase Scheme (IPS) allows for Social Housing Applicants and Social Housing Tenants to purchase ‘designated’ newly built local authority houses at a discount.
Dealing with anti social behaviour complaints in relation to tenants as outlined in the anti social behaviour strategy.
Kilkenny County Council have made a number of orders for compulsory purchase which are about to be submitted to An Bord Pleanála for confirmation. If confirmed, the orders will authorise the authorit ...
The Rental Accommodation Scheme (RAS) is a government initiative to cater for people who qualify for social housing supports and are in receipt of rent supplement (state support payment) and living i ...
HAP replaces the Rent Supplement for those with a long term housing need. Persons applying for HAP (Housing Assistance Payment) must be a qualified housing applicant(s) before they can apply for HAP.
Summary of the New Incremental Tenant Purchase Scheme