Tuesday, 4 February 2014

Questions (547)

Patrick O'Donovan


547. Deputy Patrick O'Donovan asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the number of persons that registered for the aptitude test to join An Garda Síochána; the number who have completed the test within the allocated time; when those who completed the test within the allotted time will be informed of their success; the number of those candidates who registered for the aptitude test who had successfully completed all stages leading up to Garda training as part of previous recruitment drives; if those candidates who had successfully completed those stages will be considered differently from first-time applicants wishing to join the force; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [5654/14]

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Written answers (Question to Justice)

I have requested the information sought by the Deputy from the Garda authorities. I will be in contact with the Deputy when this information is to hand.

Questions Nos. 548 and 549 answered with Question No. 544.