Tuesday, 21 May 2019

Questions (269)

Joan Burton

Question:

269. Deputy Joan Burton asked the Minister for Education and Skills the progress on the planning application with Dublin City Council for the temporary accommodation required by a school (details supplied) for September 2019 on the current temporary site of the school; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [21959/19]

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Written answers (Question to Education)

The planning application for the additional interim accommodation required for September 2019 for the school to which the Deputy refers was lodged with Dublin City Council on 25 February 2019.  Notification of Decision to Grant was received from the local authority on 18 April 2019.  Final Grant is awaited.

The tender process for the required temporary accommodation commenced in parallel with the planning application. 

Officials in my Department will continue to keep the school authority updated on progress on the temporary accommodation for September 2019.