Tuesday, 14 February 2012
Department of Social Protection
Social Welfare Benefits
Question 304: To ask the Minister for Social Protection if and when payment under the carer’s allowance scheme will be granted in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Kildare; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [7673/12]
I confirm that the department is in receipt of an application for carer’s allowance from the person in question. On completion of the necessary investigations relating to all aspects of her case a decision will be made and the person concerned will be notified directly of the outcome.