Wednesday, 8 May 2019

Questions (121)

Jonathan O'Brien

Question:

121. Deputy Jonathan O'Brien asked the Minister for Finance the amount of money spent in fees by across all Departments to a firm (details supplied) in each of the years 2011 to 2018. [18837/19]

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Written answers (Question to Finance)

My Department engaged the company on two occasions in between 2011 and 2018. The total cost of these engagements was €119,137.80. A breakdown is provided in the table below:

2018

Advice on establishment of Home Building Finance Ireland (HBFI)

49,200.00

2018

Advice on accounting, strategic and restructuring matters arising from the wind down of the Credit Union Restructuring Board (ReBo)

69,937.80

The Deputy might note that details of my Department's spending on legal and consultancy fees are regularly published on my Department's website.