Tuesday, 25 June 2013

Questions (321)

Niall Collins

Question:

321. Deputy Niall Collins asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform the total cost of ministerial transport in his Department in 2010, 2011, 2012 and to date in 2013; the number of drivers employed in each year; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [30558/13]

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Written answers (Question to Public)

In response to the Deputy’s question the following is a table of the total cost of Ministerial transport since the formation of my Department in 2011:

Type of Expenditure

Number of Staff

2011

Amount

2012

Amount

2013

Amount

Minister

Drivers Salaries

2

€31,136.68

€63,811.26

€31,277.94

Drivers Expenses

2

€14,617.36

€24,567.91

€12,266.24

Mileage Payment to Minister

1

€7,959.47

€12,595.03

€6,302.25

Total

€53,713.51

€100,974.20

€49,846.43

Minister of State

Drivers Salaries

2

€36,271.00

€71,663.84

€37,603.32

Drivers Expenses

2

€808.69

€5,754.39

€4,525.64

Mileage Payment to Minister of State

1

€8,173.17

€18,626.50

€10,225.61

Total

€45,252.86

€96,044.73

€52,354.57