Tuesday, 21 May 2019

Questions (604)

Jonathan O'Brien

Question:

604. Deputy Jonathan O'Brien asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs the amount spent in fees to companies (details supplied) by her Department in each of the years 2011 to 2018. [21575/19]

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Written answers (Question to Children)

 My Department has utilised Deloitte’s services on a yearly basis since 2012. Deloitte provided audit services for a number of youth programmes operated by my Department.  Details of the funding provided are listed in the table below.

 

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Deloitte

€8,911

€7,488

€7,488

€8,781

€8,781

€8,781

€8,781

In addition, my Department made a once off payment to Ernst & Young in 2016, amounting to €1,918 for the provision of internal audit services. The Deputy might note that my Department has not provided funding to PwC and KPMG during the period specified.