Thursday, 4 November 2010
Department of Agriculture and Food
An application under the 2010 Single Payment Scheme/Disadvantaged Areas Scheme was received from the person named on 15 April 2010. Payment under the Single Payment Scheme for the person named was processed by my Department on 18 October 2010. This amount consists of an advance payment of 50% of his valid payments under the scheme for 2010. A balancing payment will issue on 1st December. Payments under the Disadvantaged Areas Scheme for the person named were processed by my Department in two instalments on 5 October 2010 and 19 October 2010. These amounts consist of an advance payment of 75% and a balancing payment of 25% of the named person's valid payments under the scheme for 2010.
Question 263: To ask the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the position regarding an application for farm disadvantaged payment in respect of person (details supplied) and when will payment issue. [41026/10]
An application under the 2010 Single Payment Scheme/Disadvantaged Areas Scheme was received from the person named on 17 May 2010. A number of parcels listed on the application of the person named required re-digitising; immediately this process is complete, provided no errors are identified, the applications for Single Payment and Disadvantaged Area payment will be further processed, with a view to any payments due issuing shortly thereafter.