Tuesday, 9 April 2019

Questions (632)

Róisín Shortall

Question:

632. Deputy Róisín Shortall asked the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government the amount spent on local authority second-hand house acquisitions and approved housing body acquisitions in 2018 by local authority; and the amount spent on upgrading and repairing these homes. [16535/19]

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Written answers (Question to Housing)

Details of the funding provided to each local authority in 2018 in respect of social housing acquisition programmes is set out in the following table.  The figures include the funding provided for social housing acquisitions by approved housing bodies, which is provided directly to the local authorities by my Department who, in turn, advance the funding to the approved housing bodies, as appropriate. The funding details are inclusive of any necessary repair and refurbishments works carried out.

 

 Local Authority

2018   Expenditure

€m

Carlow

7.41

Cavan

4.41

Clare

15.84

Cork City

17.01

Cork County

14.22

Donegal

6.73

Dun Laoghaire   Rathdown

7.27

Dublin City

101.54

Fingal

32.94

Galway City

3.79

Galway County

3.92

Kerry

11.39

Kildare

41.95

Kilkenny

14.52

Laois

3.54

Leitrim

2.24

Limerick

13.15

Longford

2.45

Louth

4.08

Mayo

1.2

Meath

12.36

Monaghan

3.77

Offaly

6.08

Roscommon

2.22

Sligo

2.41

South Dublin

20.03

Tipperary

20.22

Waterford

6.23

Westmeath

5.24

Wexford

19.97

Wicklow

8.4

Total

416.53