Adequate incomes

SVP believes that poverty is not inevitable and that there are ways to ensure that policies can be implemented to tackle income poverty.

This includes issues to do with Child and family poverty, fuel and energy poverty and the cost of food. You can use this area to give more information on the submission.

Latest Issue

SVP Submission on DSP Statement of Strategy 2016-2019

The Department of Social Protection is developing its new Statement of Strategy for 2016-2019.  SVP recommends that the Department’s role in poverty and equality proofing budgetary and policy decisions is included in the next Statement of Strategy and that actions are taken to support the achievement of the National Social Target for Poverty Reduction.

Published 25 Aug 2016 | PDF | 73.4 KB
SVP Submission on DSP Statement of Strategy 2016-2019
Published 25 Aug 2016 | PDF | 73.4 KB
Submission on Review of Maximum Rent Supplement Limits
Published 01 Aug 2014 | PDF | 87.43 KB
Submission to DSP on Fraud and Control Strategy
Published 12 Mar 2014 | PDF | 223.45 KB
SVP Submission on Supplementary Welfare Allowance - Review of Maximum Rent Suppliments
Published 05 May 2013 | PDF | 126.71 KB
SVP Submission to the Joint Review of the Labour Committes
Published 05 Feb 2013 | PDF | 310.93 KB