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Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - County Donegal Housing Loans and Grants.

Tuesday, 8 February 1966

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 220 No. 7

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30.

Mr. Harte: Information on Patrick D. Harte Zoom on Patrick D. Harte asked the Minister for Local Government (1) the number of loans applied for to Donegal County Council under the housing loans scheme during 1965, and the amount involved; (2) the number granted, and the amount involved; and (3) the number refused, and the amount involved.

31.

Mr. Harte: Information on Patrick D. Harte Zoom on Patrick D. Harte asked the Minister for Local Government (1) the number of applications for supplementary housing [948] grants for new dwellings received by Donegal County Council since 21st April, 1965, and the amount of money involved; (2) the number of applications in respect of which payment has actually been made, and the amount involved; (3) the number of applications granted in respect of which payment has not yet been made, and the amount involved; and (4) the number of applications refused and the amount involved.

Minister for Local Government (Mr. Blaney): Information on Neil T.C. Blaney Zoom on Neil T.C. Blaney I propose, with your permission, a Cheann Comhairle, to take Questions Nos. 30 and 31 together.

The information requested is not available in my Department.

32.

Mr. Harte: Information on Patrick D. Harte Zoom on Patrick D. Harte asked the Minister for Local Government (1) the number of applications received for housing reconstruction grants since 21st April, 1965; (2) the number of applications granted and in respect of which payment has actually been made, and the amount involved, (3) the number of applications in respect of which payment has not yet been made, and the total amount involved; and (4) the number of applications refused, and the approximate amount involved.

33.

Mr. Harte: Information on Patrick D. Harte Zoom on Patrick D. Harte asked the Minister for Local Government (1) the number of applications for grants in respect of new dwellings received since 21st April, 1965; (2) the number of applications granted in respect of which payment has actually been made, and the amount involved; and (3) the number of applications in respect of which payment has not been made, and the amount involved.

Mr. Blaney: Information on Neil T.C. Blaney Zoom on Neil T.C. Blaney With your permission, a Cheann Comhairle, I propose to take Questions Nos. 32 and 33 together.

Statistics on the particular lines requested by the Deputy are not kept in my Department. The nearest available information in respect of the current financial year will, with your permission, a Cheann Comhairle, be circulated in the form of a tabular statement with the Official Report.

Following is the statement :—

[949][950] GRANT Allocations and Final Payments in the financial year 1965-66 up to 31st December, 1965.

  Allocation Final Payments
  Number Value Number Value
    £   £
New Houses 6,308 1,848,748 5,752 964,260
Reconstruction 7,689 874,814 6,564 663,266
Totals 13,997 2,720,562 12,316 1,627,526

In addition to the above, 4,723 instalments of new house grants totalling £728,810, and 1,053 instalments of reconstruction grants totalling 70,719, were also paid in the same period.


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