Tuesday, 12 March 2013

Questions (360)

Robert Troy

Question:

360. Deputy Robert Troy asked the Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht the number of credit cards issued to staff and Ministers in his Department; the total costs of each card since March 2011; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [12471/13]

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Written answers (Question to Arts)

As the Deputy will be aware, the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht was established on 2 June 2011. The number of cards issued to staff in my Department since that date is two. The value of payments made to date using those credit cards is €19,329.33.

No credit cards have been issued to Ministers during the period referred to.