The person named was paid his full entitlement of £1,626.60 under the 1998 cattle headage scheme on 8 December 1998.
The person named was paid his full entitlement of £1,900.00 under the 1998 sheep headage scheme on 8 December 1998 and his full entitlement of £235.00 under the 1998 sheep headage top-up on 10 December 1998. No applications under the 1998 equine headage scheme and goat headage scheme were received from the person named.
As a result of non-compliance with the conditions of the rural environment protection Scheme a sum of £6,210.08 has to be recouped from other grants due to him by the Department. To date, a total of £3,577.99 has been recovered by the Department, comprising £336.56 under the 1998 suckler cow premium scheme, £1,079.96 under the 1998 ewe premium scheme, £517.56 under the 1998 extensification premium scheme and £1,643.91 under the 1999 ewe premium scheme. A balance of £2,632.09 remains and will be recovered from further grants falling due to the person named.
Applications submitted under the 1999 cattle headage scheme and sheep headage scheme are currently being processed by my Department and it is anticipated that payments under these schemes will commence in September of this year.