Invest in quality of life and the low carbon transition

The Government should introduce measures to:


  • Help business adopt low carbon technologies and increase the national deep retrofit programme by €300m,
  • Introduce a Shared Equity scheme for housing,
  • Increase the eWorking tax allowance to an annual equivalent of €1,500,
  • And provide significant funding to assist people with caring responsibilities, or those with disabilities, entering the workplace.

Download our full set of our recommendations here:


Ibec Budget 2021 Submission pdf | 417.4 kb