The Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage have confirmed an extension to the Working Group on the Defective Concrete Block Grant Scheme.
In response to concerns raised by homeowners in relation to the Defective Concrete Block Scheme, Minister Darragh O’Brien established a representative and time bound working group to review and address issues with the scheme.
The group was due to report back to the Minister by this Saturday, July 31.
At the request of homeowners’ representatives on the working group, the report will now be completed and presented to the Minister by September 30.
Talks in relation to all issues within the scope of the review are ongoing and no final positions have been taken.
The terms of reference for the working group are available here.