Donegal councillor wants clarification on level of housing grant refusals

A Donegal Councillor is calling for clarification on the level of refusals for housing grants in the county.

A meeting of the Donegal Municipal District heard this week that 50 housing grants were refused since the beginning of 2017 with 44 applications under the Lease and Repair Scheme also rejected.

Independent Councillor John Campbell has asked for clarification on why this is the case.

He has a particular concern about the Mobility Grants: