Tuesday, 27 February 2018

Ceisteanna (563)

Jackie Cahill

Ceist:

563. Deputy Jackie Cahill asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the reason for the delay in a person (details supplied) receiving the young farmer top up payment; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [9912/18]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Agriculture)

The person named submitted an application to my Department under the 2017 National Reserve and also under the Young Farmers Scheme.  My Department has written to the person named on a number of occasions, most recently on 20th February 2018, requesting additional information required to further process these applications.  To date the person named has not replied to this correspondence.  Once the requested information has been provided by the person named his applications can be finalised.