Thursday, 2 May 2013

Questions (145)

Mary Lou McDonald

Question:

145. Deputy Mary Lou McDonald asked the Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources if he will provide in tabular form information on lump sum payments (details supplied) paid to retiring public sector workers between March 2011 and March 2013. [21583/13]

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Written answers (Question to Communications)

The information requested on lump sums paid to staff of my Department who retired during the period 1st March 2011 to end March 2013 is outlined in the table below:

Lump Sum Band

Number of Staff

Under €10,000

2

€10,000 – €20,000

2

€20,001 – €30,000

Nil

€30,001 - €40,000

2

€40,001 – €50,000

Nil

€50,001 – €60,000

2

€60,001 – €70,000

1

€70,001 – €80,000

2

€80,001 – €90,000

1

€90,001– €100,000

2

€100,001 – €150,000

6

€150,001 – €200,000

4

€200,001 – €250,000

Nil

Over €250,000

Nil

Information in respect of bodies and agencies under the aegis of my Department is a day to day matter for those organisations and my Department does not have the information sought by the Deputy.