To ask the Minister for Housing; Planning and Local Government the breakdown of the capital budget for housing in 2019.
Capital funding of over €1.4 billion has been allocated for housing in 2019, an increase of 24% over the 2018 provision. The provisional breakdown, which will be finalised in the context of the Revised Estimates for Public Services 2019 to be published later this year, is set out in the table below.
HOUSING (€000)* 1,334,000
LOCAL AUTHORITY HOUSING* 747,471
CAPITAL ASSISTANCE SCHEME 94,875
COMMUNAL FACILITIES 500
MORTGAGE TO RENT 23,000
CAPITAL ADVANCE LEASING FACILITY 94,400
TRAVELLER ACCOMMODATION & SUPPORT 13,000
ESTATE REGENERATION/REMEDIAL WORKS 71,750
ENERGY EFFICIENCY-RETROFITTING 30,454
REPAIR AND LEASING SCHEME 38,000
PRIVATE HOUSING GRANTS 57,000
MORTGAGE ALLOWANCES 600
INFRASTRUCTURE FUND 130,000
PYRITE RESOLUTION BOARD 32,000
RESIDENTIAL TENANCIES BOARD/INSPECTIONS 950
*An additional €77m is being provided by certain local authorities through LPT self-funding.
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