Thursday, 11 February 2021

Questions (97, 102, 103, 104, 106)

Catherine Murphy

Question:

97. Deputy Catherine Murphy asked the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage the funding schemes available from his Department in respect of local authority housing; the payments that were made to each local authority under these schemes and initiatives by county in each of the years 2018 to 2020, in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [7549/21]

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Catherine Murphy

Question:

102. Deputy Catherine Murphy asked the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage the funding schemes that are available from his Department in respect of housing grants for private homes and local authority housing; the payments that were made to each local authority under these schemes and initiatives by county in each of the years 2018 to 2020, in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [7554/21]

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Catherine Murphy

Question:

103. Deputy Catherine Murphy asked the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage the funding schemes that are available from his Department in respect of energy efficiency retrofitting local authority housing; the payments that were made to each local authority under these schemes and initiatives by county in each of the years 2018 to 2020, in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [7555/21]

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Catherine Murphy

Question:

104. Deputy Catherine Murphy asked the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage the funding schemes that are available from his Department in respect of estate regeneration for local authority housing; the payments that were made to each local authority under these schemes and initiatives by county in each of the years 2018 to 2020, in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [7556/21]

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Catherine Murphy

Question:

106. Deputy Catherine Murphy asked the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage the funding schemes that are available from his Department in respect of voluntary housing and local authority housing; the payments that were made to each local authority under these schemes and initiatives by county in each of the years 2018 to 2020, in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [7558/21]

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Written answers (Question to Housing)

I propose to take Questions Nos. 97, 102 to 104, inclusive, and 106 together.

My Department provides funding for a wide range of programmes and supports to assist households with their housing needs. This includes the delivery of new social homes through local authority and Approved Housing Body led programmes, other forms of social housing delivery such as HAP and RAS, targeted supports to meet the housing needs of specific groups and programmes to maintain households within their existing housing through improvement, upgrading and adaptation works.

The data in respect of the specific funding streams requested, broken down at local authority level for 2018, 2019 and 2020, is set out in the tables linked below.

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More broadly, over €7 billion has been spent on the full range of housing programmes over the period 2018–2020. The major investment in housing will continue this year with €3.3 billion being made available for the delivery of all housing programmes.

Further details in respect of capital and current Housing programmes and associated funding provisions are set out in the Revised Estimates Volumes at the following link:

https://www.gov.ie/en/collection/e20037-revised-estimates/?referrer=/en/rev/