Tuesday, 12 July 2022
Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine
The person named applied for a forestry premium on 4th July, 2022 and will receive payment to their bank account this week, either on 12th or 13th depending on banking arrangements. Their forestry grants were paid some years ago.
1142. To ask the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine when a decision will be made in relation to a felling licence application in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Galway, given the initial application has been lodged with his Department since 2018; if he can assure the Deputy a decision will issue without further delay; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [38053/22]
This felling application was received on 22nd May 2018.
A Natura Impact Statement (NIS) was requested in May 2020 and received from applicant in Nov 2020. A Further Information Request was issued by my Department in June 2021 and was received from the applicant in February 2022.
This file is now undergoing an Appropriate Assessment Determination (AAD).
The file will be processed as soon as possible.