Tuesday, 10 June 2014

Questions (415)

Michael Moynihan


415. Deputy Michael Moynihan asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine when the outstanding agri-environment options scheme payment will issue in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Cork; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [24322/14]

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Written answers (Question to Agriculture)

The person named was approved for participation in the 2011 Agri-Environment Options Scheme with effect from 1 September 2011 and full entitlements have issued in respect of the 2011 and 2012 Scheme years.

The person named was selected for a ground inspection which took place on 3 December 2013. A letter issued to the person named requesting additional information required to complete the Inspection process. This information has been received by officials in my Department and the Inspection process will now be finalised. Following the completion of the Inspection process, the file will be processed for payment based on the Inspection findings with the intention of issuing payment as soon as possible.