Wednesday, 18 July 2012

Questions (171)

Brian Stanley

Question:

172 Deputy Brian Stanley asked the Minister for Social Protection if he will provide a breakdown of the total annual spend, including all grants, by his Department on all structures of local Government here for 2011, and also for June 2011 to June 2012. [35689/12]

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Written answers (Question to Minister for Social Protection)

The Department of Social Protection makes grants to two bodies that operate under its aegis, namely the Citizens Information Board and the Pensions Board, and also to a limited number of external bodies. The tables below detail the expenditure on such grants for the periods referred to by the Deputy.

Full Year 2011

Organisation

Grant €

Citizens Information Board

45,113,622

Irish National Organisation of the Unemployed

218,000

Northside Community Law Centre

350,000

Pensions Board

400,000

From 1/06/2011 to 30/06/2012

Organisation

Grant €

Citizens Information Board

46,797,622

Irish National Organisation of the Unemployed

200,000

Northside Community Law Centre

295,000

Pensions Board

400,000