Defective Concrete Blocks Grant Scheme

The Defective Concrete Blocks Grant Scheme was set up to financially assist with remediation costs of homeowners whose properties were adversely affected by the presence of excessive quantities of mica or pyrite in the blockwork used in the construction of those properties.

The Enhanced Grant Scheme applies to the owners of dwellings located in the Limerick City and County administrative area.

Applications under this scheme are to be made online, by clicking here.

Please note that, if you have not already done so, in order to submit an application you will first need to register an account.

You will find the latest answers to common queries on the scheme by clicking here.

You will find a link to the Minister Press Release regarding the DCB Scheme here.

For any further queries on the scheme, please email us at

For all other queries, please contact Customer Services on 061-556000 or by email at