Thursday, 18 April 2013

Ceisteanna (229)

Tom Hayes


229. Deputy Tom Hayes asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine if final payment under REP scheme 4 has been granted to a person (details supplied) in County Tipperary; and if not, when payment will issue. [18170/13]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Agriculture)

The person mentioned commenced REPS 4 in October 2007 and received payments for the first five years of their contract.

REPS 4 is a measure under the current 2007-13 Rural Development Programme and is subject to EU Regulations which require detailed administrative checks on all applications to be completed before any payments can issue. Administrative checks in respect of 2012 have been finalised and the Year 6 75% payment totalling €3,632.86 issued for payment on 22nd March 2013. The balancing Year 6 25% payment totalling €1,210.95 issued on 12th April 2013.