Tuesday, 5 November 2019

Questions (1165)

Anne Rabbitte

Question:

1165. Deputy Anne Rabbitte asked the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government the level of funding provided to each county for water upgrades in each of the years 2016 to 2018 and to date in 2019, in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [45208/19]

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Written answers (Question to Housing)

The table below sets out the recoupment by my Department to local authorities each year since 2016 under the Multi-annual Rural Water Programme which includes Group Water Schemes, Group Sewerage Schemes, Individual wells (more commonly known as private or household wells) and on-site wastewater treatment systems (more commonly known as septic tanks).

Local Authority

2016

2017

2018

2019 (Up to 30/10/19)

Total

Carlow

€147,857.39

€161,267.25

€160,153.59

€117,838.53

€587,116.76

Cavan

€343,317.92

€560,417.53

€509,350.82

€42,378.52

€1,455,464.79

Clare

€277,895.48

€444,097.60

€847,605.61

€122,318.36

€1,691,917.05

Cork

€798,508.54

€1,023,935.76

€753,308.46

€527,449.59

€3,103,202.35

Donegal

€21,643.44

€283,121.48

€74,448.07

€81,987.50

€461,200.49

Dublin South

€9,994.91

€5,793.45

€13,190.32

€16,616.39

€45,595.07

Dún Laoghaire/Rathdown

€1,095.00

€3,291.58

€4,747.21

€2,031.58

€11,165.37

Fingal

€0.00

€14,349.09

€0.00

€4,063.16

€18,412.25

Galway

€1,159,662.68

€802,733.13

€431,950.84

€350,849.21

€2,745,195.86

Kerry

€225,893.47

€286,332.81

€371,876.40

€386,887.33

€1,270,990.01

Kildare

€134,151.83

€73,612.31

€122,098.17

€102,462.56

€432,324.87

Kilkenny

€287,300.79

€505,017.99

€534,277.21

€137,381.21

€1,463,977.20

Laois

€498,123.21

€603,926.51

€394,288.88

€210,102.48

€1,706,441.08

Leitrim

€103,434.65

€124,984.23

€131,316.17

€44,203.43

€403,938.48

Limerick

€307,523.86

€350,369.56

€866,180.45

€662,995.37

€2,187,069.24

Longford

€56,618.17

€47,878.04

€4,000.00

€23,267.90

€131,764.11

Louth

€343,351.43

€342,245.23

€230,099.52

€146,925.83

€1,062,622.01

Mayo

€4,846,377.86

€5,576,990.75

€3,010,009.76

€598,911.77

€14,032,290.14

Meath

€449,476.30

€372,531.81

€616,617.57

€420,819.34

€1,859,445.02

Monaghan

€490,180.97

€362,067.00

€375,868.10

€10,478.43

€1,238,594.50

Offaly

€300,429.40

€389,803.69

€527,212.59

€121,504.52

€1,338,950.20

Roscommon

€426,724.88

€584,549.94

€572,778.34

€227,287.66

€1,811,340.82

Sligo

€22,432.69

€58,758.11

€30,259.84

€179,325.52

€290,776.16

Tipperary

€543,977.56

€605,619.42

€601,812.44

€171,168.96

€1,922,578.38

Waterford

€328,968.49

€221,054.12

€236,669.47

€170,207.99

€956,900.07

Westmeath

€76,549.49

€72,283.79

€163,009.91

€65,312.21

€377,155.40

Wexford

€438,526.36

€533,547.61

€717,762.96

€439,140.32

€2,128,977.25

Wicklow

€346,665.77

€347,119.66

€238,515.98

€229,065.08

€1,161,366.49

Total

€12,986,682.54

€14,757,699.45

€12,539,408.68

€5,612,980.75

€45,896,771.42

Since 1 January 2014, Irish Water has statutory responsibility for all aspects of water services planning, delivery and operation at national, regional and local levels in relation to public water and waste water services.

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