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 to the DEASP Statement of Strategy 2017-2020
The Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection is developing its new Statement of Strategy for 2017-2020.  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 22 Sep 2017 | PDF | 473.65 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
SVP Sumbission on Working Age Income Supports
Published 05 Dec 2012 | PDF | 633.33 KB
SVP Submission on Draft Customer Action Plan for the Department of Social Protection
Published 05 Nov 2012 | PDF | 179.3 KB
SVP Submission on Property Tax
Published 05 Mar 2012 | PDF | 218.17 KB