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#Mica redress

# mica-redress - Last week 27th November 2022 - 3rd December 2022

Donegal County Council meeting adjourned to address Mica redress protest outside
# Defective Blocks
# Defective Blocks

Donegal County Council meeting adjourned to address Mica redress protest outside

Nov 28th 2022, 8:33 PM 7,543 Views 5 Comments

Senior members of the council went to hear the concerns and frustration of the crowd.

# mica-redress - This year 2022

Concrete levy budget climbdown as tax reduced to 5% and pushed out to September
# Not Set In Stone
# Not Set In Stone

Concrete levy budget climbdown as tax reduced to 5% and pushed out to September

Updated Oct 18th 2022, 8:45 PM 15,846 Views 36 Comments

The levy is part of a plan to offset the cost of the mica redress scheme.

Poll: Do you support the new concrete block levy?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you support the new concrete block levy?

Oct 4th 2022, 9:09 AM 43,475 Views 59 Comments

Sinn Féin has tabled a Dáil motion to scrap the new levy.

Varadkar defends plans for 10% concrete levy to offset cost of mica redress scheme
# Concrete Levy
# Concrete Levy

Varadkar defends plans for 10% concrete levy to offset cost of mica redress scheme

Sep 29th 2022, 1:34 PM 16,319 Views 37 Comments

The planned levy has raised concerns within the construction industry.

Government loses Dáil majority as FG TD Joe McHugh votes against mica Bill and resigns party whip
# Mica Redress
# Mica Redress

Government loses Dáil majority as FG TD Joe McHugh votes against mica Bill and resigns party whip

Jul 6th 2022, 7:22 PM 60,583 Views 54 Comments

In a statement on Twitter, the Donegal TD said he is resigning the whip with “a heavy heart” but he believes it is the right thing to do.

# mica-redress - Last year 2021

Housing shortages will increase challenges with mica redress scheme, Taoiseach says
# Mica Redress
# Mica Redress

Housing shortages will increase challenges with mica redress scheme, Taoiseach says

Dec 30th 2021, 7:05 AM 10,186 Views 17 Comments

He said some people will have to seek alternative accommodation while homes affected are being replaced and repaired.

New mica redress scheme 'falls way short of the mark once again', campaigners say
# Homes
# Homes

New mica redress scheme 'falls way short of the mark once again', campaigners say

Nov 29th 2021, 9:29 AM 21,291 Views 57 Comments

Campaigners intend to march in Dublin again if the government does not revisit its plan.

Mica redress decision to come before Cabinet ‘soon’, says McConalogue
# Mica Redress
# Mica Redress

Mica redress decision to come before Cabinet ‘soon’, says McConalogue

Nov 21st 2021, 4:00 PM 8,394 Views 12 Comments

The Minister for Agriculture said he believed that any proposal brought to Cabinet would deliver 100% redress to homeowners.

Tax or levy to pay for new Mica redress scheme under consideration by government
# Mica Redress
# Mica Redress

Tax or levy to pay for new Mica redress scheme under consideration by government

Nov 11th 2021, 11:54 AM 29,524 Views 83 Comments

It is believed that a cap of approximately €400,000 per home will ultimately be agreed upon.

Children protest outside Dáil calling for 100% Mica redress scheme
# Mica
# Mica

Children protest outside Dáil calling for 100% Mica redress scheme

Oct 20th 2021, 1:24 PM 18,016 Views 101 Comments

The children said all they want is to feel safe in their homes.

Mica protesters vow to continue demonstrations if 100% redress demands not met
# Mica Redress
# Mica Redress

Mica protesters vow to continue demonstrations if 100% redress demands not met

Updated Oct 8th 2021, 7:20 PM 62,864 Views 174 Comments
  • Tens of thousands protested in Dublin calling for full redress.
  • Campaigners say they are considering running candidates in the next election
  • Taoiseach Micheal Martin said details of redress scheme would not be ready in time for the budget.
Minister for Housing meets with Mica residents to discuss working group report
# Mica
# Mica

Minister for Housing meets with Mica residents to discuss working group report

Updated Sep 29th 2021, 7:35 PM 10,000 Views 14 Comments

The householders, in Donegal and Mayo, are seeking 100% redress for their Mica damaged homes.