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Proposed Introduction of New Environmental Levies

From: Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment
Open for submissions from: 6 November 2019, 09:00
Closed on: 20 November 2019, 17:00


The Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment is seeking views on the proposed introduction of new environmental levies, such as a coffee cup levy, waste recovery levy and increases to the plastic bag and landfill levies. This consultation will help inform the development of new levies on a phased basis from 2020-2025, aimed at encouraging positive environmental behavioural change and climate action.

Submissions may be made by email to: environmental.levies@DCCAE.gov.ie

Alternatively, submissions may be made in writing to the following address:

Environmental Levies Consultation, Environmental Policy Division, Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment, 29-31 Adelaide Road, Dublin 2, D02 X285

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