Thursday, 4 November 2004

Questions (221)

Bernard J. Durkan

Question:

217 Mr. Durkan asked the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government the extent to which his Department is likely to curtail funding to the various local authorities throughout the country arising from the sharply increased development levies introduced by the authorities with his Department’s approval; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [27683/04]

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Written answers (Question to Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government)

As I indicated in my response to Question No. 255 of 7 October last, income from development levies is not taken into consideration when determining grant support for local authorities. There are no proposals to alter this.

Question No. 218 answered with QuestionNo. 211.
Question No. 219 answered with QuestionNo. 215.
Question No. 220 answered with QuestionNo. 211.