Wednesday, 8 May 2019

Questions (135)

Robert Troy

Question:

135. Deputy Robert Troy asked the Minister for Finance the number of persons here that have been fined for not having VRT in each of the past five years. [19170/19]

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Written answers (Question to Finance)

I am advised by Revenue that the number of persons fined by the courts for VRT offences in each of the past five years is provided in the table below.

Year

Number of persons fined

2014

13

2015

15

2016

11

2017

8

2018

10

 

The total number of VRT Seizures and Compromise Penalties paid (dealt with administratively) in each of the past five years is provided in the table below.

2014

1,054

€716,765

2015

1,133

€698,570

2016

1,357

€1,006,487

2017

1,304

€825,130

2018

1,223

€818,915