An Taoiseach rejects McConalogue’s call for UK flood insurance model

Enda KennyThe Taoiseach's ruled out a levy on householders to deal with those who've been unable to get flood insurance.

Hundreds of homes and businesses have been unable to get insurance because of previous flood events.

Today Fianna Fail's Charlie McConalogue called for a system to be introduced similar to the UK flood insurance model:

Amid those calls, Enda Kenny's told the Dáil that can't result in extra costs for households: