Comhdháil Oileáin na hÉireann, the Irish Islands Federation comprising of representatives from the offshore islands, has launched a report on the housing needs on the offshore islands on the 22nd of November 2023 in Leinster House. The full report is available through the link below.

Key points from the survey include:

Galway region islands accounted for 44% of the respondents to the survey.

The report sets out several recommendations, including:

The study funded by Comhdháil was carried out by University College Cork.

Comhdháil Oileáin na hÉireann would urge all political parties to get familiar with this study and to include housing on offshore islands into their political program.

Download the full report: UCC Housing on the Irish Offshore Islands final proof.

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