Tuesday, 4 April 2017

Ceisteanna (667)

Aindrias Moynihan

Ceist:

667. Deputy Aindrias Moynihan asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport the number of sports capital grant applications received in 2017; the total value of grants which have been applied for; the value of the sports capital fund available to him for approval; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [16770/17]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Transport)

2,320 applications were submitted under the 2017 Sports Capital Programme by the deadline of the 24th of February.

These applications are seeking a total of €155m in funding.

The total amount available for allocating under this round of the Programme is €30m. An announcement on allocations will be made later this year once the assessment process has been completed.