Find Out About the Rental Accomodation Scheme
The Rental Accommodation Scheme (RAS) is an initiative by the Government to cater for the accommodation needs of certain persons in receipt of rent supplement, normally for more than 18 months and who are assessed as having a long-term housing need. RAS is a collaborative project between the Department, local authorities, the Department of Social and Family Affairs and the Health Service Executive Community Welfare Service.
Most local authorities offer a downloadable application form which can be accessed through their websites.
Local authorities offering an online registration of interest in RAS facility will be included in here: