Wednesday, 20 June 2018

Ceisteanna (210)

Michael Healy-Rae

Ceist:

210. Deputy Michael Healy-Rae asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection the waiting time for social welfare payments (details supplied); and if she will make a statement on the matter. [27016/18]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Employment)

The information (where available) requested by the Deputy is detailed in the following tabular statement.

Average Weeks to Award

May 2018

State Pension Contributory

6

State Pension Non-Contributory

13

Jobseeker's Benefit

1

Jobseeker's Allowance

2

Maternity Benefit

6

Disability Allowance

13

Illness Benefit

1

Invalidity Pension

7

Carer's Allowance

15

Domiciliary Care Allowance

10

Partial Capacity Benefit

14

Question No. 211 answered with Question No. 207.