Group Water Supply Scheme Grants

In the cases where a group of two or more householders have come together, using a shared water distribution system and / or water treatment system, supplied from a common source, to provide themselves with a water supply where no such supply (or a seriously deficient supply) already exists.

New / Upgrade / Connect to Public Supply

A grant of 85% of the approved cost subject to a limit of €6,475.66 per domestic connection, whichever is lower, may be available for all eligible works on:

  • New Schemes
  • Extensions to new or existing schemes
  • Upgrade/ refurbishment work
  • Renewal of existing plant
  • Connect to public supply
  • Works which are deemed eligible
  • Take over of Group Water Supply Schemes

Works which are deemed eligible include planning and design costs, construction, replacement of mechanical plant, reservoirs or distribution networks.

Where a group water supply scheme applies to have their scheme taken in charge, a grant of the total cost (100%) of any required refurbishment works may be made available.

This service is provided by

Water Services Department

Phone +353 61 556000