Circuit Court - Ground rent
Circuit Court offices
County Registrars' sitting dates
Circuit Court Fees Order
Ground Rent Application template
Ground rent application
Documents to be filed:
Notice of application with the relevant stamp duty and affidavit with the relevant stamp duty
Application to be drafted in accordance with section 4 Landlord & Tennant Ground Rent Acts 1967 to 2005 - see form 32A
and form 32B
in the Rules of the Circuit Court
Photocopies of lease / title documents to be filed one week in advance of hearing date
Original title documents to be brought to court.
Original advertisement (whole paper) must be in court on the day. The advertisement must be published 21 days before the application can be lodged in the Circuit Court - see advertisement template
Where superior interests are unknown or unascertained, advertise in the Law Gazette / national newspaper. Give 21 clear days notice before the date of application.
Where agreement cannot be reached in the case of a known superior interest or where such interest is unknown or unascertained then an application is made to the County Registrar.
Application to claim monies: