Wednesday, 10 February 2021

Questions (298)

Pádraig MacLochlainn

Question:

298. Deputy Pádraig Mac Lochlainn asked the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage the number of persons and families on the housing list in County Donegal including those availing of assistance through HAP or RAS in each of the years 2016 to 2020 and to date in 2021, in tabular form. [6527/21]

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Written answers (Question to Housing)

Data in relation to Donegal and numbers on the housing waiting list, households in the Housing Assistance Payment Scheme (HAP) and the Rental Accommodation Scheme (RAS) for the period 2016-Quarter 3 2020 are set-out in the following table:

2016

2017

2018

2019

Q3 2020

Households on the Housing List

1,267

903

811

926

N/A*

Active HAP Tenancies

1,317

1,627

1,729

1,805

1,849

Active RAS Tenancies

542

560

549

538

510

*Not Available