Tuesday, 15 November 2016
Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine
Single Payment Scheme Data
623. To ask the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the number of single farm payment entitlements currently held under lease agreement in tabular form; the number of agreements entered into in 2016 to date; the total value of these payments; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [34913/16]
The information sought is set out in tabular form below.
|-||Number of Entitlements||Value of Entitlements|
|Total number of Basic Payment Scheme Entitlements currently held under lease agreements to date.||133,148||€26.8m|
|Entitlements entered into under the 2016 Basic Payment Scheme to date. This is based on 5,977 lease agreements processed to date.||88,026||€18.5m|