Wednesday October 21, 2020

Budget 2018: The big picture

Where will the government be spending its money in the coming months? Here are ten of the biggest expenses it will face as a result of Budget 2018 measures

15th October, 2017

€357m: Additional funding for the construction or acquisition of homes for social housing purposes

€264m: Increase of €5 per week in the payments for pensioners and working age recipients

€149m: Increase in the number of households eligible for the housing assistance payment

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