€100,000 collected in car parking charges at LUH in 2017



There are calls to phase out hospital car parking charges.

Over 60-thousand-euro a day is collected by hospitals in parking revenue, according to new figures from the HSE.

In 2017 100 hundred thousand euro was collected at Letterkenny University Hospital.

The data - obtained the data through a parliamentary question - shows 22-point-4 million euro was received by hospitals around the country in the same year.

Sinn Fein's Health Spokesperson Louise O'Reilly explains: