Written Answers. - INTERREG Application.

John Ellis

Question:

188 Mr. Ellis asked the Minister for Tourism and Trade the current position regarding an INTERREG application (details supplied). [8713/96]

I have no direct function in relation to the evaluation or selection of projects for approval under the Ireland-Northern Ireland INTERREG Programme 1994-99.

In the case of applicants from the Border counties, applications are initially assessed by Bord Fáilte who submit them for decision to a joint North-South tourism working group.