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Local Authority Home Loan


The Local Authority Home Loan (LAHL) is available for people who are unable to obtain sufficient funding from commercial banks to purchase or build a home. The loan can be used both for new and second-hand properties, or to self-build.


Full details of the Local Authority Home Loan, including eligibility criteria, can be found at 


How to apply

The application form is available for download from Application Form | Local Authority Home Loan


Completed application forms should be returned to your local Municipal District office at the following addresses:


Inishowen MD - Housing Office, Donegal County Council, Malin Road, Carndonagh, Co. Donegal, F93 YV1N

Donegal MD - Housing Office, Donegal County Council, Drumlonagher, Donegal Town, Co. Donegal, F94 DK6C

Glenties MD  - Housing Office, Donegal County Council, Bóthar Ghaoth Dobhair, An Clochán Liath, Co. Donegal, F94 H4CF

Letterkenny MD  - Housing Office, Donegal County Council, Neil T. Blaney Road, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal, F92 TNY3

Stranorlar MD  - Housing Office, Donegal County Council, County House, The Diamond, Lifford, Co. Donegal, F93 Y622