Latte Levy

Department announces details of “Latte Levy” to retailers. (See Here)

At a briefing given by officials from Minister Eamon Ryan’s Department of the Environment, Climate and Communications, the following provisions were disclosed:

  • The levy will apply to ‘Hot beverage single-use cups only in 2022’.
  • The levy will be 20 cent.
  • There will b a public education and awareness campaign.
  • It is payable by the person selling the goods/products.
  • The implementation date is December 1st 2022.
  • Not applicable at wholesale level, payable at point of sale.
  • Revenue are the collectors of the levy – identical arrangements as plastic bag levy (annual filing allowed only if they pay less that €1,000 in total over four consecutive quarters.