Written Answers. - Grant Payments.

72.

asked the Minister for the Environment when a house improvement grant will be paid to a person (details supplied) in County Cork.

An inspection will be carried out as soon as possible with a view to payment of the grant.

73.

asked the Minister for the Environment if the house improvement grant payable to a person (details supplied) in County Dublin will be paid directly to him rather than to the contractor involved; and when it is envisaged that payment will issue in this case.

According to the Department's records, the grant in this case will be payable to the applicant in the normal way. Payment will be made as soon as possible.

74.

asked the Minister for the Environment when a new house grant will be paid to a person (details supplied) in County Wexford; and the reason for the delay in the payment of same.

There has been no undue delay; the grant will be paid as soon as possible.