Tuesday, 12 March 2019

Questions (507)

Michael Healy-Rae

Question:

507. Deputy Michael Healy-Rae asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine if the case of a person (details supplied) will be examined; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [12308/19]

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Written answers (Question to Agriculture)

The person named was approved into GLAS 1 with a contract commencement date of 1 October 2015 and is fully up to date with his GLAS payments.

Actions undertaken for GLAS whether on owned, leased or rented land must be delivered for the entire period of the contract. GLAS is an EU part-funded scheme and must be administered under the relevant EU regulations and the terms and conditions of the scheme which must be complied with in full.

The Department has already been in contact with the participant's Advisor in relation to this issue.