ICSH Events

Capital Assistance Scheme (CAS) Seminar - 25th September 2019

Aidan O’Reilly, Principal Officer at the Department of Housing Planning and Local Government, provided the first input on the CAS approval process and timeline at the ICSH CAS seminar on 25th September.

The content was relevant and interesting for both AHBs new to the scheme and those experienced in CAS. Staff from the Housing Agency procurement unit, Norman Jackson and Noelle Sweeney, provided quality information to more than 20 question from the floor, and offered insights into the service they provide to assist AHB in the procurement process as part of developing new schemes.


We held our AGM 2019 on the Ashling Hotel Dublin on 19th June. Damien English TD,  Minister for Housing and Urban Development launched our Annual Report 2019 and spoke about the ciritical role for  housing associations in delivering on the 50,000 social homes committeed to in Rebuilding Ireland. In particular, he stressed the ned for the ICSH and our member orgqanisaiton communicate to communities, local auhtorities and councillors throught the country that we are making an impact and playing a ciritical role in alleviating the housing crisis.

2019 Regional Meetings

ICSH members are invited to attend our upcoming Regional Meetings which are being held around the country in the coming weeks.

Date Location Venue
Tues 14th May Limerick South Court Hotel
Thurs 16th May Cork Westgate Foundation
Tues 21st May Claremorris McWilliam Park Hotel
Thurs 23rd May Cavan Cavan Crystal Hotel
Tues 11th June Kilkenny Hotel Kilkenny


ICSH Finance & Development Conference 2018

The ICSH Finance & Development Conference was held on 25-26 October at the Lyrath Hotel in Kilkenny, with over 250 delegates in attendance. Speakers from Ireland and overseas challenged our current policies and offered solutions to develop our thinking on housing affordability, cost, scale, and innovation and delegates probed the discussion and offered insightful commentary at what proved to be a very successful conference. You can follow last week's discussion on Twitter by searching for #ICSH2018.

The full conference brochure and programme can be downloaded here. 

Raed on for conference presnetations....