Dáil Éireann - Volume 325 - 10 December, 1980

Written Answers. - Grant Payments.

[857] 340. Mr. O'Keeffe asked the Minister for the Environment the reason for the delay in the payment of a solid fuel grant to a person (details supplied) in South West Cork; and when payment will be made.

Minister for the Environment (Mr. R. Burke): This grant was paid on 1 December 1980. Any delay in payment was due to the huge number of applications for housing grants being processed in my Department.

341. Mr. O'Keeffe asked the Minister for the Environment the reason for the delay in the payment of a water grant to a person (details supplied) in South West Cork; and when payment will be made.

Minister for the Environment (Mr. R. Burke): The grant was paid to the person named on 1 June 1976.