Tuesday, 23 July 2019

Questions (2369)

Jonathan O'Brien


2369. Deputy Jonathan O'Brien asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport the level of funding allocated and drawn down by Cork Airport Authority, Dublin Airport Authority, Dublin Port Company, Drogheda Port Company and Port of Cork Company in 2018 and to date in 2019. [32097/19]

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Written answers (Question to Transport)

Dublin Airport Authority has statutory responsibility to operate, manage and develop Dublin and Cork Airports. While State owned, the Group is funded exclusively through its own resources and borrowings and does not receive exchequer funding.

Likewise, in line with National Ports Policy 2013, State port companies, including Drogheda, Dublin and Cork, receive no exchequer funding.

Drogheda Port Company transferred under the control of Louth County Council on the 2 October 2017.