Where are Rent Pressure Zones?

There are 5 Local Authority areas and 35 Local Electoral Areas which have been designated as Rent Pressure Zones. The map below shows the Rent Pressure Zone areas.

The Rent Pressure Zone areas are listed below. You can use the RPZ Rent Calculator to find out if a property is located in a Rent Pressure Zone and to calculate the maximum rent allowable.

At present, there are 5 Local Authority Areas and 35 Local Electoral Areas have been designated as Rent Pressure Zones.

  • 24th December 2016

    1. Dublin City Council 

    2. South Dublin County Council

    3. Dun Laoghaire/Rathdown County Council

    4. Fingal County Council

    5. Cork City Council

  • 26th January 2017

Ballincollig – Carrigaline, Cork 

  1. Galway City Central

  2. Galway City East

  3. Galway City West

  4. Naas, Co. Kildare

  5. Newbridge, Co. Kildare

  6. Ashbourne, Co. Meath

  7. Laytown-Bettystown, Co. Meath

  8. Ratoath, Co. Meath

  9. Bray, Co. Wicklow

  10. Wicklow, Co. Wicklow

  • 24th March 2017
    1. Cobh, Cork

    2. Maynooth, Co. Kildare

  • 22nd September 2017

    1. Greystones, Co Wicklow

    2. Drogheda, Co. Louth

  • 28 March 2019

    1. Navan LEA, Co. Meath

    2. Limerick City East, Co. Limerick

  • 02 July 2019

  1. Fermoy LEA, Co Cork
  2. Midleton LEA, Co Cork
  3. Athenry-Oranmore LEA, Co Galway
  4. Gort-Kinvara LEA, Co Galway
  5. Kilkenny LEA, Co Kilkenny
  6. Portlaoise LEA, Co Laois
  7. Graiguecullen-Portarlington LEA, Co Laois
  8. Limerick City West LEA, Co Limerick
  9. Limerick City North LEA, Co Limerick
  10. Dundalk-Carlingford LEA, Co Louth
  11. Dundalk South LEA, Co Louth
  12. Ardee LEA, Co Louth
  13. Kells LEA, Co Meath
  14. Trim LEA, Co Meath
  15. Waterford City South LEA, Co Waterford
  16. Waterford City East LEA, Co Waterford
  17. Athlone LEA, Co Westmeath
  18. Gorey LEA, Co Wexford
  19. Arklow LEA, Co Wicklow