TD calls for review of HAP discretionary payments in Donegal

There are calls for a review into HAP discretionary payments granted in Donegal.

HAP’s a form of social housing support provided by all local authorities to help people pay rent.

Independent TD for Donegal Deputy Thomas Pringle, has questioned the low level of payments granted in Donegal, which he says falls far below the national average.

Deputy Pringle says in light of Donegal having some of the highest rent increases nationwide, Donegal County Council should be taking an urgent look at the issue: