Wednesday, 19 June 2019

Questions (277)

Joan Burton

Question:

277. Deputy Joan Burton asked the Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht the cost of renting, leasing and hiring office space for her Department, including public bodies in each of the years 2015 to 2018, inclusive, and to date in 2019, in tabular form. [25915/19]

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Written answers (Question to Culture)

In general, matters relating to the acquisition and leasing of property for my Department are the responsibility of the Office of Public Works. However, I am advised that my Department has also leased a small number of properties over the period in question, the details of which are shown in the relevant tables below.

The equivalent information in relation to those bodies under the aegis of my Department is also shown in the following tables.

Properties Leased by the Department

2015

Details of Property

Cost

Kerry LIFE Project Office, Shanacashel Community Centre

€ 4,995

Burren Life Project ,Office, Carron Parish Community Hall, Co. Clare

€ 9,812

2016

Details of Property

Cost

Kerry LIFE Project Office, Shanacashel Community Centre

€ 4,995

Burren Life Project, Office, Carron Parish Community Hall, Co. Clare

€14,161

LIFE Project Office, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath

€10,325

2017

Details of Property

Cost

Kerry LIFE Project Office, Shanacashel Community Centre

€ 4,995

Burren Life Project, Office, Carron Parish Community Hall, Co. Clare

€ 8,717

LIFE Project Office, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath

€12,167

An Coimisinéir Teanga,An Spidéal, Gaillimh

€48,228

2018

Details of Property

Cost

Kerry LIFE Project Office, Shanacashel Community Centre

€ 4,995

Burren Life Project ,Office, Carron Parish Community Hall, Co. Clare

€ 8,717

LIFE Project Office, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath

€12,167

An Coimisinéir Teanga, An Spidéal, Gaillimh,

€48,019

2019 (to date)

Details of Property

Cost

Kerry LIFE Project Office, Shanacashel Community Centre

€ 1,499

Burren Life Project ,Office, Carron Parish Community Hall, Co. Clare

€ 0

LIFE Project Office, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath

€6,083

An Coimisinéir Teanga,An Spidéal, Gaillimh,

€24,009

Properties leased by Bodies under the aegis of the Department

2015

Organisation

Details of Property

Cost

Arts Council

No 69 & 70 Merrion Square

€317,434

Foras na Gaeilge

Teach an Gheata Thiar - Béal Feirste

€46,287

Foras na Gaeilge

Ráth Chairn - Co. na Mí

€13,576

Foras na Gaeilge

Gaoth Dobhair - Dún na nGall

€22,616

Foras na Gaeilge

Sráid Fhreidric - Baile Átha Cliath

€83,982

Ulster Scots Agency

Corn Exchange Belfast

€12,398

Ulster Scots Agency

Raphoe, Co Donegal

€1,950

Screen Ireland

Unit 3 and 4 Lord Edward St, Dublin 2

€142,680

Screen Ireland

Queensgate, 23 Dock Road, Galway

€93,910

Screen Ireland

Callaghan House, 13-16 Dame St, Dublin 2 (Screen Training Ireland)

€21,000

Waterways

WI Regional Office, Ashtowngate, Dublin

€170,820

Waterways

WI Regional Office, Carrick-on-Shannon

€43,000

2016

Organisation

Details of Property

Cost

Arts Council

No 69 & 70 Merrion Square

€291,358

Foras na Gaeilge

Teach an Gheata Thiar - Béal Feirste

€41,001

Foras na Gaeilge

Ráth Chairn - Co. na Mí

€13,576

Foras na Gaeilge

Gaoth Dobhair - Dún na nGall

€22,620

Foras na Gaeilge

Sráid Fhreidric - Baile Átha Cliath

€63,208

Ulster Scots Agency

Corn Exchange Belfast

€10,983

Ulster Scots Agency

Raphoe, Co Donegal

€2,438

Ulster Scots Agency

Storage Lease - Duncrue Street, Belfast

€1,199

Heritage Council

Offices for National Biodiversity Data Centre at Beechfield House, Waterford Institute of Technology West Campus, Carriganore, Co. Waterford (From 22.09.16 to 31.12.16)

€5,479

Screen Ireland

Unit 3 and 4 Lord Edward St, Dublin 2

€142,680

Screen Ireland

Queensgate, 23 Dock Road, Galway

€55,787

Screen Ireland

Screen Skills Ireland Callaghan House, 13-16 Dame St, Dublin 2 (Screen Training Ireland)

€21,000

Údarás na Gaeltachta

Coiste Áiseanna na hÓige Teo, Daingean Uí Chúis, Contae Chiarraí

€9,483

Waterways Ireland

WI Regional Office, Ashtowngate, Dublin

€171,510

Waterways Ireland

WI Regional Office, Carrick-on-Shannon

€43,000

2017

Organisation

Details of Property

Cost

Arts Council

No 69 & 70 Merrion Square

€303,271

Foras na Gaeilge

Teach an Gheata Thiar - Béal Feirste

€41,519

Foras na Gaeilge

Ráth Chairn - Co. na Mí

€13,576

Foras na Gaeilge

Gaoth Dobhair - Dún na nGall

€22,612

Foras na Gaeilge

Sráid Fhreidric - Baile Átha Cliath

€28,101

Foras na Gaeilge

63-66 Sráid Amiens - Baile Átha Cliath

€148,362

Foras na Gaeilge

Dún Seachlainn - Co. na Mí

€8,750

Ulster Scots Agency

Corn Exchange Belfast

€10,266

Ulster Scots Agency

Raphoe, Co Donegal

€3,900

Ulster Scots Agency

Storage Lease - Duncrue Street, Belfast

€2,217

Heritage Council

Offices for National Biodiversity Data Centre at Beechfield House, Waterford Institute of Technology West Campus, Carriganore, Co. Waterford

€20,000

Screen Ireland

Unit 1,3,4,9, 14-16 Lord Edward St, Dublin 2 (Note: Additional lease on Unit 1 included, also Unit 9 from 1st Sept 2017)

€157,732

Screen Ireland

Queensgate, 23 Dock Road, Galway

€43,079

Screen Ireland

Callaghan House, 13-16 Dame St (surrendered) (Screen Skills Ireland)

€8,750

Screen Ireland

Unit 10, 14-16 Lord Edward St, Dublin 2 (From 1st April 2017) (Screen Skills Ireland)

€26,960

Údarás na Gaeltachta

Coiste Áiseanna na hÓige Teo, Daingean Uí Chúis, Contae Chiarraí

€9,483

Waterways Ireland

WI Regional Office, Ashtowngate, Dublin

€177,794

Waterways Ireland

WI Regional Office, Carrick-on-Shannon

€43,000

2018

Organisation

Details of Property

Cost €

Arts Council

No 69 & 70 Merrion Square

€302,549

Foras na Gaeilge

63-66 Sráid Amiens - Baile Átha Cliath

€593,447

Foras na Gaeilge

Teach an Gheata Thiar - Béal Feirste

€42,952

Foras na Gaeilge

Ráth Chairn - Co. na Mí

€13,576

Foras na Gaeilge

Gaoth Dobhair - Dún na nGall

€22,612

Foras na Gaeilge

Dún Seachlainn - Co. na Mí

€35,000

Ulster Scots Agency

Corn Exchange Belfast

€10,173

Ulster Scots Agency

Raphoe, Co Donegal

€3,900

Ulster Scots Agency

Storage Lease - Duncrue Street, Belfast

€2,139

Heritage Council

Offices for National Biodiversity Data Centre at Beechfield House, Waterford Institute of Technology West Campus, Carriganore, Co. Waterford

€20,000

Screen Ireland

Unit 1,3,4,9, 14-16 Lord Edward St, Dublin 2

€229,190

Screen Ireland

Queensgate, 23 Dock Road, Galway

€46,996

Screen Ireland

Unit 10, 14 - 16 Lord Edward St, Dublin 2 (Screen Skills Ireland)

€86,254

Údarás na Gaeltachta

Coiste Áiseanna na hÓige Teo, Daingean Uí Chúis, Contae Chiarraí

€6,322

Waterways Ireland

WI Regional Office, Ashtowngate, Dublin

€153,514

Waterways Ireland

WI Regional Office, Carrick-on-Shannon

€43,000

2019 (to date)

Organisation

Details of Property

Cost

Arts Council

No 69 & 70 Merrion Square

€151,636

Foras na Gaeilge

63-66 Sráid Amiens - Baile Átha Cliath

€296,723

Foras na Gaeilge

Teach an Gheata Thiar - Béal Feirste

€24,889

Foras na Gaeilge

Ráth Chairn - Co. na Mí

€6,788

Foras na Gaeilge

Gaoth Dobhair - Dún na nGall

€9,422

Foras na Gaeilge

Dún Seachlainn - Co. na Mí

€17,500

Ulster Scots Agency

Corn Exchange Belfast

€5,000

Ulster Scots Agency

Raphoe, Co Donegal

€1,950

Ulster Scots Agency

Storage Lease - Duncrue Street, Belfast

€1,051

Heritage Council

Offices for National Biodiversity Data Centre at Beechfield House, Waterford Institute of Technology West Campus, Carriganore, Co. Waterford (to 30.06.2019)

€9,917

Screen Ireland

Unit 1,3,4,9, 14-16 Lord Edward St, Dublin 2

€87,456

Screen Ireland

Queensgate, 23 Dock Road, Galway

€16,318

Screen Ireland

Unit 10, 14 - 16 Lord Edward St, Dublin 2 (Screen Skills Ireland)

€21,563

Waterways Ireland

WI Regional Office, Ashtowngate, Dublin

€79,518

Waterways Ireland

WI Regional Office, Carrick-on-Shannon

€21,500