Wednesday, 10 July 2019

Questions (164)

Martin Heydon

Question:

164. Deputy Martin Heydon asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform the contracts his Department and agencies under his remit are engaged in for the provision of security services; the name of each contractor; the procurement process involved; the duration of each contract; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [30247/19]

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Written answers (Question to Public)

My Department does not have any contracts for the provision of security services in respect of buildings in which its staff are located.

I have set out in the following tables the relevant details in respect of the bodies under the aegis of my Department.

National Shared Services Office

Security Provider

Location of Service

Procurement Process

Duration of Services contract

Manguard

Clonskeagh

Open procedure in line with OGP Guidelines

36 months

Manguard

Tullamore

Open procedure in line with OGP Guidelines

36 months

Office of the Ombudsman

Security Provider

Location of Service

Procurement Process

Duration of Services Contract

Noonan

Leeson Street Dublin 2

No current contract. Will be considered in context of relocation of premises later this year.

New contract can be entered into in January 2020 for new premises, if service required.

State Laboratory

Security Provider

Location of Service

Procurement Process

Duration of Services Contract

Apleona

Backweston Campus

The facilities management contract is managed by OPW.

The facilities management contract is managed by OPW.

Neither the Public Appointments Service nor the Office of the Regulator of the National Lottery have directly engaged companies for the provision of security services.

The Office of Public Works will respond directly to the Deputy on this question, in line with Standing Order 42A.