Thursday, 10 December 2020

Questions (263)

Aodhán Ó Ríordáin

Question:

263. Deputy Aodhán Ó Ríordáin asked the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage the annual expenditure on HAP for each year that the payment has been in operation; and the amount spent to date in 2020 on HAP in tabular form. [42679/20]

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Written answers (Question to Housing)

Total expenditure by my Department on the Housing Assistance Payment (HAP) for the period that the scheme has been in operation 2014 – 2019,  and the amount spent in 2020 for HAP at end November 2020 is in the table below.

Year 

Outturn €M 

2014

0.3

2015

15.6

2016

57.6

2017

152.6

2018

276.6

2019

382.4

2020

412.9 (up to end November)