Thursday, 7 March 2013

Questions (106)

Michael Creed

Question:

106. Deputy Michael Creed asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform the amount of income paid to the State annually by telecommunications companies for masts on Garda property; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [12126/13]

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Written answers (Question to Public)

The following table shows the income received by the State under licences granted to telecommunications companies in respect Garda masts. The figure for 2003 includes arrears for the previous years due as a result of an arbitration process.

Year

Income Received

1997

€282,624.56

1998

€383,615.65

1999

€919,804.26

2000

€72,044.76

2001

€628,308.43

2002

€93,824.74

2003

€4,481,189.61

2004

€921,030.86

2005

€618,610.01

2006

€1,037,798.05

2007

€1,937,793.15

2008

€4,030,487.29

2009

€2,412,593.51

2010

€3,838,876.84

2011

€3,049,043.10

2012

€3,138,696.36