Tuesday, 15 May 2018

Ceisteanna (528)

Tom Neville

Ceist:

528. Deputy Tom Neville asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection the number of new applications for carer's allowance lodged with her Department; the number approved; and the number finalised with a refusal letter issued to the applicant; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [20817/18]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Employment)

The information requested by the Deputy is detailed in the following table:

Carer’s Allowance applications registered, awarded and rejected in April 2018

Registered

Awarded

Rejected

1,797

1,538

731