Frequently Asked Question's


When the coal is for your own domestic use then there is no need to pay Carbon Tax. You are permitted to take in Coal or Smokeless Fuel, Carbon Tax Free, as long as it is for your own use.

Coal Direct Ireland are Authorised Distributors for “McLaughlins Golden Glow” range of Solid Fuels. All our fuels carry the Swift7 logo which guarantees the product meets the highest standard.

Delivery is free of charge.

Of course you can. Our depot at 68 Molenan Road, Derry, BT48 9XW, is open Monday to Saturday from 10am to 6.00pm.

Normal delivery time is four or five working days. In times of Peak demand or bad weather delivery time could be a little longer.

No. Only Smokeless Fuels can be Burned in a Smokeless Zone

Lignite also referred to as brown coal, is used to make coal briquettes that are extremely easy to light, produce less ash than other fuels and are more resistant to dampness. Coal Briquette Uses. Lignite coal briquettes are widely used for open fires and multi-fuel stoves.

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