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December  7th,  2021

Minister McConalogue announces approval of all Tranche 23 applications under TAMS II.

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Charlie McConalogue T.D. today announced that approvals are now commencing for all qualified applications received under tranche 23 of the TAMS scheme...

December  7th,  2021

Statement from the Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage on Severe Weather

This afternoon the National Directorate for Fire & Emergency Management’s Crisis Management Team conducted a third virtual National Coordination meeting with Met Éireann, the Office of Public Works, Local Authority Severe Weather Assessment Teams and Government Departments and agencies in advance of the arrival of Storm Barra...

December  7th,  2021

Minister McConalogue announces the commencement of Balancing Payments under the 2021 Areas of Natural Constraint Scheme

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Charlie McConalogue, T.D., today announced the commencement of balancing payments under the 2021 Areas of Natural Constraints (ANC) scheme...

December  7th,  2021

Minister Humphreys announces details on the re-opening of PUP to workers impacted by the latest restrictions

Following Friday’s announcement of the introduction of new public health restrictions, the Minister for Social Protection, Heather Humphreys TD, has today announced the details of the re-opening of the Pandemic Unemployment Payment (PUP)...

December  7th,  2021

Minister McConalogue reminds buyers of agricultural and food products to meet their legal UTP obligations on all supply agreements before April 2022

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Charlie McConalogue TD, today reminded suppliers and buyers of agricultural and food products of their legal rights and obligations under the Unfair Trading Practices (UTP) Regulations introduced earlier this year...

December  7th,  2021

Minister Donohoe announces targeted support for the hospitality sector

The Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe TD has today (Friday) announced targeted support for the hospitality sector in response to the further public health restrictions imposed on the sector to reduce the spread of Covid-19...