Department of Housing confirms extension to Defective Blocks Working Group

The Department of Housing has confirmed an extension to the Working Group on the Defective Concrete Block Grant Scheme following a request from members of the working group.

The group was due to have reported back to the Minister by this Saturday, but the report will now be completed and presented to the Minister by September 30th.

The department said last night that talks in relation to all issues within the scope of the review are ongoing and no final positions have been taken.