It's emerged that only two applications from Donegal have been made to the Credit Review Office since it was set up last year.
The office allows individuals or businesses appeal unsuccesful loan applications. So far, it has processed over 100 cases, and overturned the banks' decisions in 55% of them.
However, when Donegal North East Deputy Joe Mc Hugh made enquiries, he was told only two of those applications have been from Donegal.
Deputy Mc Hugh says there needs to be more awareness of this service