Thursday, 24 September 2020

Questions (188)

Kieran O'Donnell

Question:

188. Deputy Kieran O'Donnell asked the Minister for Social Protection if a person (details supplied) has an entitlement to the fuel allowance; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [26132/20]

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Written answers (Question to Social)

The person concerned is currently in receipt of a basic Supplementary Welfare Allowance payment of €70.00 per week. This amount is a “top up” to Graduated Illness Benefit of €131.00 per week. The Community Welfare Officer will contact him regarding a Fuel Allowance.