Monday, September 30, 2019

Farming families overpaid more than any other social protection recipients

Financial assistance for farming families had the highest level of excess payments by the Department of Social Protection last year, a review has found. A report by the Comptroller and Auditor General (C&AG) also showed carers’ allowance and widow and widower’s pension payments ranked highly on a list of financial supports that paid out too much money to recipients. Read More