Tuesday, 1 October 2019

Ceisteanna (298)

Robert Troy

Ceist:

298. Deputy Robert Troy asked the Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation the valid employment permit application processing time by total number of work days in each month in each of the years 2009 to 2018 and to date in 2019, in tabular form. [39345/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Business)

The average amount of work days taken to process an employment permit application, in each month from the years to 2009 and to date in 2019, is set out in the following table as requested by the Deputy.

Statistics setting out Average Number of Business Days to Process Applications from January 2009 to Aug 2019

Year

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Jan

29

34

50

46

35

26

23

34

25

25

43

Feb

24

67

57

37

30

19

27

39

40

28

43

Mar

28

64

60

41

27

17

28

35

28

28

38

Apr

34

60

63

38

25

17

25

29

32

29

35

May

38

63

59

36

23

18

20

23

26

29

31

Jun

42

77

44

44

22

20

22

24

22

28

24

Jul

53

43

48

39

21

18

18

21

26

38

33

Aug

63

41

42

35

29

16

31

26

29

51

35

Sep

71

42

40

35

34

14

39

15

25

46

31

Oct

70

33

39

36

26

24

29

22

24

47

 

Nov

194

243

43

34

33

25

22

26

24

49

 

Dec

58

45

41

31

27

21

21

29

22

38