Tuesday, 9 July 2019

Questions (194, 195)

Catherine Murphy

Question:

194. Deputy Catherine Murphy asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform the costs paid to companies (details supplied) for projects on which they were engaged by his Department in each of the years 2015 to 2018 and to date in 2019, in tabular form; the reason each was engaged; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [29448/19]

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Catherine Murphy

Question:

195. Deputy Catherine Murphy asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform the costs paid to a company (details supplied) for projects on which they were engaged by his Department in each of the years 2015 to 2018 and to date in 2019, in tabular form; the reason it was engaged; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [29557/19]

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Written answers (Question to Public)

I propose to take Questions Nos. 194 and 195 together.

The following table sets out the payments to the companies in question from 2015 up to the end of Quarter 1, 2019.

 Company

 Purpose

 2015

 2016

 2017

 2018

 2019

 KPMG

- Technical consultancy on e-invoicing and Government Cloud infrastructure.

- Advisory Services on data hosting of Government cloud infrastructure and Build to Share business case.

- Progress central delivery of ICT infrastructure services across the public service.

127,689 

139,851 

 231,006

199,850

 122,921

 Mazars

- Fees for professional services in respect of ERDF audit.

- Review of Garda and Prison Service payroll. 

 32,524

 -

 -

 -

 -

 PwC

- Expert support for implementation of Public Service Reform initiatives and administration advice for outsourcing documents.

- Banking Services for Central Government - Review of market

 -

 -

 44,526

 -

 -

 

Deloitte

- Consultancy and external services for Public Service Reform, Civil Service Payroll Shared Services and Civil Service Financial Management Shared Service.

- Advice on development of a procurement process framework.

 44,881

 1,816,430

 1,802,408

 1,533,960

 6,150