Tuesday, 25 November 2008

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Ciarán Cuffe

Question:

141 Deputy Ciarán Cuffe asked the Taoiseach the estimated spend on mileage allowances for his Department in 2007; the number of claimants in respect of categories (details supplied) under which mileage is paid; the total number of claimants; and the total spend on same. [42630/08]

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Written answers (Question to Taoiseach)

The total spend on mileage allowances for my Department in 2007 was €46,756. A breakdown of each of the categories is detailed in the table below.

Category Details

Number of Claimants in each category

Amount spent on each category

Vehicles up to 1,200cc up to 4,000 miles

4 Claimants

€1,042

Vehicles between 1,201cc and 1,500cc up to 4,000 miles

14 Claimants

€10,866

Vehicles above 1,500cc up to 4,000 miles

30 Claimants

€32,699

Vehicles up to 1,200cc exceeding 4,000 miles

0 Claimants

€0.00

Vehicles between 1,201cc and 1,500cc exceeding 4,000 miles

0 Claimants

€0.00

Vehicles above 1,500cc exceeding 4,000 miles

2 Claimants

€2,149

Totals

50 Claimants

€46,756